Step:1 – Deny all hosts deny all incoming SSH connections Open file /etc/hosts.deny by using a text editor:  vi /etc/hosts.deny Add the following line to deny all incoming SSH connections to the server:  sshd: ALL Save and close the file. Step:2 – Allow IP Address Open the file¬†/etc/hosts.allow¬†file by using a text… Continue Reading Restrict SSH login to a specific IP or host