SSH is not working?

Please follow the steps below if SSH on your server is not working - 

  • Please make sure iptables are stopped
  • Afterwards, make sure iptables are empty
  • hosts.deny and hosts.allow should be ok
  • If you don't notice any issues with the above steps, please try reinstalling sshd
    • First we want to uninstall sshd by entering the following command - yum uninstall openssh-server n openssh
    • Afterwards, reinstall using the following command - yum install openssh-server openssh
  • If you are still encountering issues, please check if the source IP is blocked and  if that is the case, please test it with new IP address
  • If none of this resolves the sshd issue, please contact our support department.   
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