ssh login attempts is always limited to 3 times despite MaxAuthTries
Last updated on JULY 29, 2016
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 9 GA to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 9.0 to 10.0]
When setting the /etc/ssh/sshd_config :
The ssh login attempts always fail at 3 times.
# ssh -l stiffy 22.214.171.124
Permission denied (gssapi-keyex,gssapi-with-mic,publickey,keyboard-interactive).
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