Setting up passwordless logins-SSH

First step is to generate keys on the machine from which you will be connecting (the parasite)

ssh-keygen -t rsa[/code]

Now, a key pair will be generated, of which one will be private key (Default: id_rsa), and the other will be the public key (Default:

Now we need to copy the public key to the machine into which the parasite will be connecting (the host). You can either use a web interface for adding the keys, or directly use the following command (which will prompt you to input the ssh password you have now):

ssh-copy-id -i ~/.ssh/ [email protected]_of_host[/code]


ssh-copy-id -i ~/.ssh/ [email protected][/code]

[email protected]'s password:
Now try logging into the machine, with "ssh [email protected]'", and check in:


to make sure we haven't added extra keys that you weren't expecting.

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