Enable or Disable Root Login for SSH

Enable or Disable Root Login for SSH

cd/etc/ssh

to enable root login

vi sshd_config

PermitRootLogin yes

to disable root login

vi sshd_config

PermitRootLogin no

After you do the changes, save and exit
Then restart sshd service
/etc/rc.d/sshd restart

On Linux

/etc/init.d/sshd restart

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