Bob Wakefield

Project Description

Automate the acquisition of a SFTP server public key fingerprint.

Doing the work necessary to determine if your SFTP connection is secure without having access to the host key is annoying. The process can and should be automated.

Business Requirements

Create a process whereby you automate verification of a host key based on its fingerprint.

Project Resources

The following information may help you in your task.

Test SFTP Server

Python — pysftp / paramiko — Verify host key using its fingerprint

I never solved this problem. Good luck. We’re all counting on you.

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Bob Wakefield

Bob Wakefield

Living at the intersection between finance, economics, and data science/engineering. Follow me on Twitter! @BobLovesData