SSH keys are harder to crack and much easier to use than passwords, which makes them the default choice for the SSH protocol. However, to achieve these benefits, organizations must introduce proper SSH key management.
This guide will explore everything you need to know to get started with SSH key management, including:
- What is SSH and how does it work?
- What are the risks of unmanaged or mismanaged SSH keys?
- Why is SSH key management so important?
- 6 best practices for SSH key management