Giving SSH access

METHOD 1 (most secure) – import SSH key

  • WHM/cPanel – go to WHM > Manage root’s SSH Keys > Import Key, choose name for key and copy the provided SSH key into the box for “Public Key”, then click [Import]. Then go to Manage Authorization, and authorize it.

METHOD 2 (less secure but fine if you trust the person) – use SSH root user/pass

  • WHM/cPanel – go to WHM > SSH Password Authorization Tweak, and enable Password Auth.

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