Subject: Re: ssh - are you nuts?!?
To: Simon J. Gerraty <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-security
Date: 12/18/2000 15:01:49
On Mon, Dec 18, 2000 at 02:57:27PM -0800, Simon J. Gerraty wrote:

 > My bad - I was trying to get that out before rushing off to look
 > after the kids, I should have been more explicit in that SSL (which 
 > is what my stelnet uses)  and to a lesser extent SSH provide said integrity 
 > checks.

Well, SSHv2 uses MACs, so it has real integrity checking.  There are
also some SSHv1 implementations that have added additional ciphers
that also use MACs.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>