I'm getting a "Bad Failure Packet" message try to ssh to an APC SNMP Card AP9631 Goes on the say "A Protocol Error was detected" Any thoughts?
asked Mar 11 '10 at 17:01
Could this card be running version 1 of the SSH protocol ?
If that's the case Tectia does not anymore support version 1 of the SSH protocol as it is insecure. Only the SSH2 protocol is supported.
This can be checked by for example running telnet against the port where SSH is running, such as:
What is the output of this command?
answered Mar 11 '10 at 17:13
Grepping through the source code, this error message is present only in Tectia Client 4.x and older.
The error message appears to be triggered when server (running on your AP9631 card) sends an
You may have better luck with a different version of Tectia Client (I'd suggest trying with 6.1) or perhaps OpenSSH.
answered Mar 11 '10 at 17:50
Ville Laurikari ♦