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Check SFTP Availability With check_sftp_avail In Nagios

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This article demonstrates how to use the community-distributed plugin check_sftp_avail in Nagios.
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Thank's, it's perfect and secure (without login/passwd).

If you have this issue :
[nagios@supervision plugins]# ./check_sftp -p 22 -H
WARNING: Host key verification failed - unable to authenticate server

Solve it by add the RSA Fingerprint :
[nagios@supervision plugins]# sftp maintenance@
Connecting to
The authenticity of host ' (' can't be established.
RSA key fingerprint is xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:x:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx.
Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes
Warning: Permanently added '' (RSA) to the list of known hosts.