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SSH Tectia 
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    About This Document >>
    Installing SSH Tectia Server for IBM z/OS >>
    Getting Started with SSH Tectia Server for IBM z/OS >>
        Running the Server >>
        Environment Variables for Server and Client Applications
        Setting Up a Shell User>>
            Authenticating Remote Server Hosts
            Using Password Authentication
            Using Public-Key Authentication
        Running Client Programs>>
    Configuring the Server >>
    Configuring the Client >>
    Authentication >>
    File Transfer Using SFTP >>
    File Transfer Using Transparent FTP Tunneling >>
    Tunneling on the Command Line >>
    Troubleshooting SSH Tectia Server for IBM z/OS >>
    Advanced Information >>
    Man Pages >>
    Log Messages >>

Using Public-Key Authentication

In public-key authentication, the server authenticates the user by the presence of the user's public key in the user's $HOME/.ssh2 directory on the server. The public key ties the user ID to the user's private key stored on the client. Keys can be generated using the ssh-keygen2 tool.

For more information and examples on public-key authentication, see Section User Authentication with Public Keys.

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