This article provides commands to enable or disable SSH to the RSA Authentication Manager server using the command line up to 8.3.
Before enabling SSH
You first must connect to the RSA SecurID appliance using a monitor and USB keyboard that is directly connected to the appliance. Access can also be gained from a VMware console. Commands are as follows:
Launch an SSH client, such as PuTTY.
Log in to the primary RSA Authentication Manager server as rsaadmin and enter the operating system password.
When prompted, sudo to root and enter the password again.
During Quick Setup, another username may have been selected. Use that username to log in.
login as: rsaadmin
Using keyboard-interactive authentication.
Password: <enter operating system password>
Last login: Mon Feb 12 15:51:57 2018 from jumphost.vcloud.local
RSA Authentication Manager Installation Directory: /opt/rsa/am
rsaadmin@am82p:~> sudo su - root
rsaadmin's password: <enter operating system password>