how to access machine using telnet

rpowersau at rpowersau at
Thu Aug 31 05:40:37 UTC 2006

On 8/31/06, Guillermo Garron <guillermo.fedora at> wrote:
> Is not the probability of get hacked the same on the SSH or on the
> Telnet if somebody use a Dictionary attack, or any other method?
> I think that the only difference is that on SSH the password goes
> encripted and on Telnet it goes in plain text.
> But if there is no sniffer outthere, the probability to have your
> password broken is the same on Telnet or in SSH.
> If I am wrong please explain me.

You can use public key pairs or certificates.

> regards,
> Guillermo.
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