This script activates SSH public keys on the client host into the designated repository based on the configuration in the
keys configuration files.
update_ssh.pl requires a correctly configured
update_ssh.conf.local in order to work.
this script should only be run on the client hosts (unless the SSH master is also its own client) and requires root privileges
This script is the administrative wrapper script and performs basic functions for SSH controls such as:
- distribute the SSH controls files (copy)
- trigger a SSH keys update locally or remote (apply)
- create SSH key fingerprints
- discover SSH host keys
manage_ssh.sh requires a correctly configured
manage_ssh.conf.local in order to work.
This helper script converts a standard public key into the format required by the SSH Controls framework.
public_key: represents the OpenSSH or RFC4716 public key file. (See also the FAQ on key formats)
label_name : represent a label that denotes the key in the
alias master configuration files.
convert_pubkey.pl only support RSA keys.