Steps to setup SSH using PowerShell
Download customized SSH Script contains .dll files and two .ps1 script files for executing SSH in PowerShell.
Considerations before execution
- Make sure DNS resolution for the mentioned hosts in linux_hosts.txt are available. If DNS is not present make a host entry in the hosts file
- Script will not execute IP’s in linux_hosts.txt file
- The Invoke-SSH.ps1 file which gets the username and password and stores it in a variable which is passed using for each enumerator to connectssh.ps1 and executes the required Linux or Mac OS commands.
- connectssh.ps1 establishes SSH connection with the help of .dll files and retrieves the constant output in a PowerShell array variable.
Video explaining SSH for Multiple hosts using PowerShell
Note: PowerShell 6.0 alpha version supports Linux and Mac operating systems, Expecting SSH or Similar remote execution support in the upcoming versions of PowerShell.