AAU It Services

SSH

SSH access through SSH Gateway

To access servers at AAU with SSH you must login through sshgw.aau.dk. When accessing over the internet (i.e. from outside AAU networks) 2-factor authentication is required. 2-factor authentication requires a one-time setup of Azure MFA.

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    Login from internal AAU networks

    When on AAU campus using internal AAU networks or if you have logged into VPN there is no requirement to use 2-factor authentication. Your login will look something like the following: 

    SSH session login

    When prompted for password (1.) enter the password for your AAU account and you are in.  

     

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    Login from internet (outside internal AAU networks)

    Start a SSH session to sshgw.aau.dk with your AAU username as username. When accessing over the internet your login will look something like the following: 

    SSH login session

    When prompted for password (1.) enter the password for your AAU account. 

    When prompted for Microsoft verification code (2.) you must login with the method you setup for Azure MFA

    For the recommended setup with Microsoft Authenticator just hit Approve at your mobile devices when prompted. 
    For TOTP and Text code (SMS) please enter the appropriate code. 

    You are now logged in.