- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
- When user tries to log in via ssh, ssh closes connection after three failed attempts. We want to increase the number of authentication attempts ( password prompt ).
- On the Red Hat Enterprise Linux ssh-client system, modify or declare the
NumberOfPasswordAttemptsoption in the
/etc/ssh/ssh_configfile as per requirement. For setting
log inattempts to five times, the option would be declared as below :
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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