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On the SSH server side check for the following settings

ClientAliveInterval 300
ClientAliveCountMax 2


ClientAliveInterval is the time duration that the server will wait for idle ssh connection to send a null packet to the client.  If there is no response after "ClientAliveCountMax" tries, it will kill the connection