You can enable or disable the ability to log in to the VMware vCenter Server Appliance using SSH.

Before you begin

You must be logged in to the vCenter Server Appliance as root.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the VMware vCenter Server Appliance web console.
  2. On the Admin tab, select Yes next to Administrator SSH login enabled to allow log in to the VMware vCenter Server Appliance using SSH..
  3. (Optional) : Select No to prevent log in to the VMware vCenter Server Appliance using SSH.