How can the default port, 22, be changed for SSH access?
Release: Component: APIGTW
1. Login to the appliance via SSH using the ssgconfig user 2. You will be presented with the ssgconfig menu, select option 3 (Use a privileged shell) 3. Now that you are at the root prompt edit the sshd_config file
Run the following command:
4. Locate the following line:
# Port 22 Remove # and change 22 to your desired port number.
5. Restart the sshd service by running the following command:
service sshd restart
6. Now login to the Gateway using the policy manager 7. Navigate to TASKS -> TRANSPORTS -> MANAGE LISTEN PORTS 8. Click 'Manage Firewall Rules' 9. On the firewall rules screen click CREATE 10. Create a new firewall rules Name: any descriptive name you would like Rule Action: Accept Interface: specify a particular or all interfaces Protocol: TCP From Port: This will be the port you defined in step 4
Once this rule is created you will now be able to SSH over the new port. Access of port 22 will not be revoked.