Diffstat (limited to 'sshd_config.5')
1 files changed, 17 insertions, 13 deletions
diff --git a/sshd_config.5 b/sshd_config.5
index 23ac0e96..6f38a260 100644
@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@
.\" (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF
.\" THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
-.\" $OpenBSD: sshd_config.5,v 1.14 2003/01/23 08:58:47 jmc Exp $
+.\" $OpenBSD: sshd_config.5,v 1.15 2003/03/28 10:11:43 jmc Exp $
.Dd September 25, 1999
.Dt SSHD_CONFIG 5
@@ -211,8 +211,8 @@ Specifies whether remote hosts are allowed to connect to ports
forwarded for the client.
-binds remote port forwardings to the loopback address. This
-prevents other remote hosts from connecting to forwarded ports.
+binds remote port forwardings to the loopback address.
+This prevents other remote hosts from connecting to forwarded ports.
can be used to specify that
@@ -370,7 +370,8 @@ is not specified,
will listen on the address and all prior
options specified. The default is to listen on all local
options are permitted. Additionally, any
@@ -385,10 +386,10 @@ Gives the verbosity level that is used when logging messages from
.Nm sshd .
The possible values are:
QUIET, FATAL, ERROR, INFO, VERBOSE, DEBUG, DEBUG1, DEBUG2 and DEBUG3.
-The default is INFO. DEBUG and DEBUG1 are equivalent. DEBUG2
-and DEBUG3 each specify higher levels of debugging output.
-Logging with a DEBUG level violates the privacy of users
-and is not recommended.
+The default is INFO.
+DEBUG and DEBUG1 are equivalent.
+DEBUG2 and DEBUG3 each specify higher levels of debugging output.
+Logging with a DEBUG level violates the privacy of users and is not recommended.
.It Cm MACs
Specifies the available MAC (message authentication code) algorithms.
The MAC algorithm is used in protocol version 2
@@ -599,16 +600,18 @@ will be disabled because
.Xr login 1
does not know how to handle
.Xr xauth 1
is specified, it will be disabled after authentication.
.It Cm UsePrivilegeSeparation
separates privileges by creating an unprivileged child process
-to deal with incoming network traffic. After successful authentication,
-another process will be created that has the privilege of the authenticated
-user. The goal of privilege separation is to prevent privilege
+to deal with incoming network traffic.
+After successful authentication, another process will be created that has
+the privilege of the authenticated user.
+The goal of privilege separation is to prevent privilege
escalation by containing any corruption within the unprivileged processes.
The default is
.Dq yes .
@@ -666,7 +669,8 @@ is enabled.
should bind the X11 forwarding server to the loopback address or to
-the wildcard address. By default,
+the wildcard address.
binds the forwarding server to the loopback address and sets the
hostname part of the