How to disable & block SSH access to a MikroTik Router

How to disable & block SSH access to a MikroTik Router

In this article, we will look at several ways to limit or block SSH access to a MikroTik RouterOS device.

How to disable the SSH service

  1. Launch Winbox and connect to the router
  2. Click IP | Services
  3. Right click on the ssh service and choose Disable
    Disable SSH Service

CLI Command to disable SSH service

How to limit access to SSH from specific IP hosts or networks

Firewall rule to block all SSH traffic to the router

I hope you found this MikroTik Tutorial about SSH useful. If it helped you out, please leave a comment below and checkout my other MikroTik Tutorials!

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