[GLLUG] ssh key distribution tools

James Courtier-Dutton james.dutton at gmail.com
Thu Mar 6 10:27:45 UTC 2014

On 6 March 2014 10:10, tid <td at bloogaloo.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> I have a group of developers ( 12 ) who ssh into ~60 boxes using a few
> shared keys. I'm looking for a steer on applications that can push out a set
> of public keys based on a limited set of criteria - anyone got any
> recommendations? I'm not really looking for fully fledged LDAP services or
> anything too heavyweight as the target machines are locked down behind
> firewalls ( and draconian firewall teams ) so only ssh is available to me.
> Any suggestions gratefully received.
> Tid.

Can't you just scp them to the destination machines and then use ssh
commands run scripts on each destination machine to place them in the
correct directories with the correct permissions etc.
You could also use puppet or similar to do it.

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