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SSH Tectia

Advantages and Disadvantages of Keyboard-Interactive Authentication

The following lists sum up the advantages and disadvantages of using keyboard-interactive authentication with SSH Tectia.


  • New authentication methods can be added without upgrading the client software, since the client does not have to be aware of the specifics of the authentication method.


  • Depend on the exact submethod.

  • Authentication forwarding not supported.

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