[OpenWrt-Devel] Removing Telnet

Vittorio G (VittGam) openwrt at vittgam.net
Tue Sep 8 14:34:37 EDT 2015

Il 08.09.2015 10:15 Steven Barth ha scritto:
> as of https://dev.openwrt.org/changeset/46809 telnet is no longer part of
> the base images. As a replacement, it is now possible to login to the root-
> account via SSH without a password prompt whenever no root password is set,
> e.g. after a flash without keeping config, factory reset or in failsafe.

What about empty root password but authorized_keys for root present? This
behavior is not clear from the patch...

Maybe it would just be better to set the default root password to 'openwrt'
or 'insecure' or 'change_me!'?

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