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  • How do I open SSH server on Debian?

  • On Debian, SSH server comes as 鈥榦penssh-server鈥?package. To install OpenSSH on Debian, run the following command: Press 鈥榶鈥?and then press Enter to continue. OpenSSH server should be installed.

  • Can I change the ssh port on my VPS?

  • Even though Secure Shell (SSH) allows you to have a secure connection with your remote server, changing the standard SSH port number is necessary for the sake of your VPS security. In this article, we鈥檒l be explaining how to change SSH port on your VPS, as well as delving deeper into why you鈥檇 want to change the port in the first place.

  • How do I know if OpenSSH is running on Debian?

  • On Debian, the default behavior of OpenSSH server is that it will start automatically as soon as it is installed. You can also check whether OpenSSH server is running on it with the following command: $ sudo systemctl status ssh You should see 鈥榓ctive (running)鈥?status as shown in the screenshot below.

  • What version of SSH do I have on my host?

  • By default, the ssh utility should be installed on your host, even on minimal configurations. In order to check the version of your SSH utility, you can run the following command As you can see, I am running OpenSSH v7.9 with OpenSSL v1.1.1.