4

I have something like this in ~/.ssh/known_hosts on my Linux machine:

@cert-authority * ssh-rsa pubkeypubkeypubkey

And any server with a signed host key is automatically trusted by the OpenSSH client.

I regularly use PuTTY on my Windows PC. How do I achieve something similar?

4

CA certificate authentication as implemented by OpenSSH is not supported by PuTTY (yet).

No evidence of such a feature is found in the current ChangeLog and as a feature request it is also still listed as open on the PuTTY WishList

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.