sshd permits logon using disabled user?

Wayne Davison
Thu Jan 24 19:17:00 GMT 2019

On Thu, Jan 24, 2019 at 10:13 AM Bill Stewart wrote:
> I don't think Windows natively supports password-free logons using only key
> files (but I might be wrong about that).

Don't forget that sshd_config fully supports disabling passwords.  You
can turn a password off for a single user via:

Match User foobar
    PasswordAuthentication no

Or set the "PasswordAuthentication no" as the default for all users.


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