SSH Port Number

Changing The SSH Port Number

Changing The SSH Port Number

To change the SSH port number login as root, and edit /etc/ssh/sshd_config Find the line that says Port 22 and change 22 to any number between 1024->65535 (above 30000 is best) and save the file. Once done, run: /etc/init.d/sshd restart Now start a new SSH session (don’t close your existing one), to make sure that …