SFTP Port

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Oct 5th, 2009
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Hi,


In ASA and Cisco Router i already open the port for the SFTP which is port 22, but user unable authenticate the SFTP service.


Is it the port i opened incorrect?


pls advise


thks


-gilbert

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Collin Clark Tue, 10/06/2009 - 05:35
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Are you getting an authentication prompt or a connection timeout?

gilbertcsc Tue, 10/06/2009 - 06:32
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hi,


Thks i already done the thing, is working fine now.


thks


-gilbert

cisco24x7 Tue, 10/06/2009 - 06:42
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SFTP is a sub-component of SSH. If you are using Linux/Solaris, make sure you have it enable in /etc/ssh/sshd_config file. Like this:


# override default of no subsystems

Subsystem sftp /usr/libexec/openssh/sftp-server


Otherwise, you will not be able to use SFTP.


Try to ssh to the system first. If you can get the authentication prompt, then you know the firewall is opened on port 22. Otherwise, look at your firewall/router configuruation and make sure the port 22 is opened.


Simple right?

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