Access Security - SSH - Set connection-limit and rate-limit restrictions - connection-limit

Information

Limit the total number of unique connections to the device to preserve resources and reduce the chance of DoS.

Solution

Configure SSH to limit the number of connections.

[email protected]# edit system services ssh
[email protected]# set connection-limit 3

See Also

http://www.juniper.net/us/en/training/jnbooks/day-one/fundamentals-series/hardening-junos-devices-checklist/

Item Details

Category: ACCESS CONTROL

References: 800-53|AC-10

Plugin: Juniper

Control ID: d33e011b0f7acf0d3680a6acf049d085c85592e0bf408309ac7fa6d0f30602a6