Change SSH Password (Windows)

If you have ever used ssh on your iphone or ipod to add applications I suggest that you change your ssh password, as when ever you connect to a wifi network some bad people can ssh into your device and delete and view files

To change your ssh password follow these steps
1. Install openSSH and MobileTerminal from cydia
2. open Terminal on iphone and type ‘su root’ , press return
3. enter password ‘alpine’ and press return
3. type ‘passwd’ and press return
4. type in new password and press return
5. type in new password again and press return
6. Use WinSCP to connect to iPhone with new password

Now your device is secure!

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3 Responses

  1. Yes, this is very useful. However make sure you put a password that you will always remember.

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