How to have a secure ssh server
There's is some easy steps to follow :
- If possible change the sshd daemon listening port (How to change the listening port of Sshd)
- If you enabled login through private key (How to open an ssh session with a private key), you can disable password authentication. You just have to edit /etc/ssh/sshd_config to add :
- You can also use fail2ban to ban script kiddies.