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    Is DigitalOcean's console access safe? Can I disable it?

    After successfully setting up SSH Key Authentication and disabling password access to my server, I can still log in as either 'newuser' or root using DigitalOcean's console access. Is this normal? It seems very risky.
    Accepted Answer: The console of your droplet is the virtual server equivalent of being directly attached to the server's physical keyboard and monitor ports - it is not an SSH interface. This tutorial describes its use: https://www.di...
    2 By jattas DigitalOcean Security Ubuntu