Possible to print message(s) before login?

Chris Rapier rapier at psc.edu
Tue Jun 13 05:38:14 EST 2006

In this case, since its not serving any sort of critical need, I would 
suggest against it. One way to maintain security it to prevent the 
leakage of any information that might be used by an intruder to their 
advantage. Also, taunting hackers never really seems to work out too 
well. :)

Derek Frye wrote:
> I want to do this so I can print a message to persons/bots attempting 
> automated ssh login. Maybe something like "Good luck getting in, this 
> box runs OpenSSH".
> :)
> Chris Rapier wrote:
>> I'm curious as to why you'd want to do this. Not that there is never any 
>> reasons to do this but I'm wondering why.
> Thanks,
> Derek Frye
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