Drop port 22 via iptables, please help

Posted October 31, 2014 3.7k views

Hi, i dropped port 22 on the server using iptabes, it is my mistake.

iptables -I INPUT -p tcp –dport 22 -j DROP

How i can get access to server?
Have you direct access to the server?

Thank you.

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You’ll need to log in through the web console to get back into your droplet.

  1. Go to
  2. Select your droplet
  3. Click the blue “Console Access” button in the top right corner
  4. Log in

Thank Derik Olsson (DigitalOcean Support) for it.