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How to upgrade PHP to 7.4 on Centos 7

How to upgrade PHP to 7.4 in centos 7?      Enter the following commands on the terminal to upgrade PHP:      1 . To install the latest  PHP 7, you need to turn on EPEL and Remi repository.     [email protected]:~# yum install epel... Read More

How to export servers ?

An export script is provided to export the list of all servers and server details into a plain text file appropriate to be imported into Ezeelogin.   [email protected] ~]#php /usr/local/ezlogin/ezxport.php <output file> [<delimiter>] ... Read More

How to convert the ppk files to openssh format

How to convert putty generated .ppk files to .pem/openssh format   Windows - convert a .ppk file to a .pem file   Start PuTTYgen. Under Actions, choose Load, and then navigate to your .ppk file.      2. Choose the... Read More

How to prevent putty window from closing during ssh

Prevent Putty windows from closing during ssh sessions to view the error messages on the server side. By default, the putty windows will close during ssh if there is any error on the server side without showing the error message as to why the... Read More

Connect jumpserver using PuTTY

How to login to the remote server added in Ezeelogin using PuTTY?      1. Open putty, enter Ezeelogin/Jumpserver IP or Hostname, and Port number in specific fields, and click on the Open button.      2. Enter Ezeelogin username and password. ... Read More

Trial License Vs Paid License

  Trial License How many servers can i add using a trial license?  You can add unlimited servers. All features are available.   Do I have to pay for the trial license? No, its free for first 30 days.   How long is the... Read More

Why is Ezeelogin the most secure ssh gateway?

Why is Ezeelogin the most secure ssh gateway available?   SSH User password and security codes are hashed using CRYPT(SHA512, SHA256, BLOWFISH .DES algortithms). So even in the unlikely scenario of the gateway server being rooted, access to all... Read More

What is ezeelogin?

Ezeelogin is a secure SSH Jump server software that helps you configure your own custom Linux-based ssh jump server. It is an SSH Jump Server software to secure ssh access of your employees to Linux servers/ devices, Routers, Switches, and Cloud... Read More

Is it a hosted solution?

No, Ezeelogin is not a hosted solution. You are in control here. You would have to install the software on your server that you intend to use as the ssh gateway, hence better security. Read More

Can the software be compromised?

We had made use of military grade technologies so compromising it is almost impossible. We had made it hard to decipher the critical data even if your Ezeelogin server is rooted. Read More

Why is ezeelogin the most secure gateway?

Why is Ezeelogin the most secure ssh gateway available?   SSH User password and security codes are hashed using CRYPT(SHA512, SHA256, BLOWFISH .DES algortithms). So even in the unlikely scenario of the gateway server being rooted, access... Read More

How to re-add a reinstalled server?

  Re-add a reinstalled remote server 1. Select the reinstalled remote server and Click    to reset the ssh fingerprint.  As shown below you can see the confirmation    2 . After resetting the SSH fingerprint, you need... Read More

How to set user password lifetime for expiry

The User Password Lifetime feature lets you set an expiry date for the gateway user password. The user has to set a new password to login again after its expiry. This is useful for organizations to force their employees to reset the password of their... Read More

MariaDB Connector Vulnerability CVE-2020-13249

We are giving an headsup regarding a vulnerability identified in MariaDB connector. Please be noted that this doesn't affect any of the ezeelogin installation as we don't use this connector in ezeelogin.  Recently a very critical vulnerability... Read More

Getting Started with Ezeelogin Jump Server

1.Ezeelogin GUI/ Web interface Login  Go to the Ezeelogin web panel installed URL (configured during install) using your web browser. Use the admin username and password that you provided during Ezeelogin installation to login to... Read More

Error while logging into Ezeelogin GUI

Error login expired. Please login.   This error usually occurs when the server is losing the cookies/session when proxied via Cloudflare/WAF. Make sure that you have appended cookie_match_ip as 0 to the end of  /usr/local/etc/ezlogin/ez.conf... Read More

Webproxy, Webpanel, Webportal, Controlpanel

How to configure Web proxy, Web portals, Control Panel, Web panel through Ezeelogin? What is Web proxy and How to configure Web proxy through Ezeelogin Web proxy Web proxy is a feature that lets you access external online portals via reverse proxy on... Read More

Is it possible to login to Ezeelogin with a disabled AD user?

Will an Ezeelogin user be suspended if the corresponding user is suspended in Active Directory / LDAP? When you suspend the AD user, the corresponding user in Ezeelogin will not be suspended however, the user will not be able to login into the... Read More

How to find detailed Web Activity Log in Ezeelogin?

What is web activity log and how to find it? The " Web Activity" log  records  the functions/operations performed by a user under various  sections or tabs  in the web gui. The recordings can later  be retrieved based on the date & time ... Read More

Functions in webactivity logs

The different functions of the webactivity log for the user tab are shown below: 1. Users     Users>Index When you click on the user tab, it will show the below log.     Users>add When a new user is added to Ezeelogin.      Users... Read More

How does " Web Activity" in Ezeelogin works?

How to find "Web Activity" logs or how to export Web Activity logs in Ezeelogin? The " Web Activity" log lists what sections and functions each user accessed in the web panel with the date & time. You can search the logs based on user, section,... Read More

Redirect IP to Domain Name in Linux

How to redirect IP to FQDN with HTTPS in Apache Webserver using mod_rewrite (Ubuntu 18,20,22)? The objective of the article is to rewrite the URL from to using .htaccess 1. Enable the rewrite... Read More

How to find the reasons for account being suspended?

Reasons for Account Suspension1. Account suspended due to invalid 2fa or security code: If a user is suspended due to invalid 2fa or security code, you can view the reason for suspension under Users>Edit User as shown below.2. Account locked due... Read More

Different types of Users in Ezeelogin

How many types of users are there in Ezeelogin?   1. Ezeelogin Gateway User Ezeelogin gateway users are users that are added through Ezeelogin GUI. Refer below screenshot to add Ezeelogin gateway user or refer usermanual.   2. Remote SSH User... Read More

Is it possible to manage Ezeelogin users via API?

Is it possible to manage Ezeelogin users via API?   Unfortunately, it is not possible to manage Ezeelogin Users with the API feature, since there are a lot of risk factors associated with it. We recommend LDAP or Active Directory as the best way... Read More

Hide Server password from users

How to hide server passwords from Ezeelogin users? To prevent the password from being shown, disable the view password feature in Access Control. ( Access-Control->User-Action ) . After disabling the view password feature in Access Control , the... Read More

Ezeelogin Timeouts Explained

How to configure timeout values in Ezeelogin? 1. Ezeelogin GUI Timeout Ezeelogin GUI timeout happens when there is no user activity for a particular time in Ezeelogin GUI. Users need to login again with the credentials to the Ezeelogin GUI when a GUI... Read More

Increase script execution time in Ubuntu and CentOS

How to increase script execution time in Ubuntu and CentOS? Open the php.ini file and change the max_execution_time to 300 seconds (5 minutes). Refer the below step to change script execution time in Ubuntu. Replace the PHP version from the below... Read More

KEX and Host Key Algorithms in SSH

What are KEX and Host Key Algorithms? KEX is the short form of Key Exchange and it is used to exchange the key methods that are used to create the connection between servers. The host key algorithm is a public key algorithm that authenticates an SSH... Read More

Access Control Explained

Role Based Access Control (RBAC) in Ezeelogin Explained Group your staff and your servers into different categories and decide which user or group of users get access to which server or group of servers.   UserGroup to ServerGroup Enable or disable... Read More

Record and Replay Linux Commands

How to record and replay SSH sessions using the script and scriptreplay commands? Install script and scriptreplay using the below command in CentOS/Ubuntu. CentOS/RHEL/Amazon Linux [email protected] ~]# yum install util-linux -y Ubuntu/Debian root... Read More

What is the best practice for creating users in Ezeelogin?

What is the best practice for "creating users" in Ezeelogin? The best way to create users in Ezeelogin is to integrate it with OpenLDAP or Windows Active Directory. Refer below articles to integrate it with Ezeelogin. Ubuntu 1. Check out the... Read More

Integrate Ezeelogin with WAF

How to integrate Ezeelogin with WAF (Web Application Firewall) like Cloudflare? Append below lines in /usr/local/etc/ezlogin/ez.conf [email protected] ~]# vim /usr/local/etc/ezlogin/ez.conf host_url  http://your_domain_namecookie_match_ip 0 If you... Read More

Authentication Log in Ezeelogin

How to view the authentication logs from Ezeelogin GUI? Login to Ezeelogin GUI -> Users -> Authentication Log -> Find Refer below sample screenshots and details of the Authentication Log. 1) When a user fails to login with the incorrect... Read More

Content Security Policy in Ezeelogin GUI

Content Security Policy (CSP) in the Ezeelogin web framework explained Content-Security-Policy headers have been updated in the Ezeelogin version 7.29.0. Refer below article to update Ezeelogin to the latest version. Upgrade the Ezeelogin... Read More

List of supported PubkeyAcceptedKeyTypes in Ezeelogin

List of supported KEX (Key Exchange Algorithm), HostKeyAlgorithms, and PubkeyAcceptedKeyType  in ezsh shell ( Ezeelogin backend shell) Refer the below article to find and modify the KEX and HostKeyAlgorithms in use by the sshd server. KEX and... Read More

Extract Ezeelogin backup file

How to extract the Ezeelogin backup file and use it without restoring? 1. Run the below command to list all backup files in /var. [email protected] ~]# ls /var/ezlogin_* /var/ Read More