openssl how to protect your .pem key file with a passphrase

Situation/Task: When creating a virtual machine on AWS EC2, you can create and download a new SSH key for this instance.  These keys do not come with passphrase protection.  This means if someone "finds" your key they can use it without restriction. Action: Good news, we can add a layer of protection by adding a passphrase password… Continue reading openssl how to protect your .pem key file with a passphrase