Failed SSH Attempts

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WHY THIS ALERT?

We've detected failed attempts to access this Mac using the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol. SSH can be used to remotely access files and folders without taking control of your Mac.

NEXT STEPS

• Please confirm whether the SSH attempts were intentional.

• If this attempt was not authorized, we recommend investigating using the information below.

• If you have any questions, please consult with your IT team.

DETAILS

This is an automated Robot Cloud alert pertaining to the device listed below.

Device Name: [Name] 
Device Serial Number: [Serial Number] 
Recent Number of failed SSH Attempts: 4
Recent Failed SSH Attempts:
Apr 5 12:08:24 Mac Name sshd[13979]: error: PAM: unknown user for illegal user a from 127.0.0.1 via 127.0.0.1
Apr 5 12:08:30 Mac Name sshd[14004]: error: PAM: unknown user for illegal user a from 127.0.0.1 via 127.0.0.1
Apr 5 12:51:16 Mac Name sshd[14738]: error: PAM: unknown user for illegal user a from 127.0.0.1 via 127.0.0.1
Apr 5 12:51:22 Mac Name sshd[14763]: error: PAM: unknown user for illegal user a from 127.0.0.1 via 127.0.0.1

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    Ben Greiner

    This Notification is part of the Robot Cloud Security Policy that runs hourly.

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