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Date:      Fri, 08 Apr 2011 12:53:05 -0700
From:      "Robison, Dave" <>
Subject:   Re: SSHD Strangeness
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is your host ip denied by /etc/hosts.allow?

On 04/08/2011 12:22, Scott Ballantyne wrote:
> I've never seen this before, but when ssh'ing to my server today, I
> got:
> ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed
> I was able to log in using my vendors KVM access, and didn't see
> anything particularly odd. I hadn't changed anything. I restarted
> sshd, but that didn't help.
> The log files show hundreds of 'login failures' from the script
> kiddies, but that is typical.
> Trying again a couple of hours later, and I can ssh just fine. No
> changes, nothing.
> Has anyone seen this, or knows what is going on?
> Thanks
> Scott

Dave Robison
Sales Solution Architect II
FIS Banking Solutions
510/621-2089 (w)
530/518-5194 (c)
510/621-2020 (f)


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