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Package: openssh-client (1:8.4p1-5+deb11u2)

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secure shell (SSH) client, for secure access to remote machines

This is the portable version of OpenSSH, a free implementation of the Secure Shell protocol as specified by the IETF secsh working group.

Ssh (Secure Shell) is a program for logging into a remote machine and for executing commands on a remote machine. It provides secure encrypted communications between two untrusted hosts over an insecure network. X11 connections and arbitrary TCP/IP ports can also be forwarded over the secure channel. It can be used to provide applications with a secure communication channel.

This package provides the ssh, scp and sftp clients, the ssh-agent and ssh-add programs to make public key authentication more convenient, and the ssh-keygen, ssh-keyscan, ssh-copy-id and ssh-argv0 utilities.

In some countries it may be illegal to use any encryption at all without a special permit.

ssh replaces the insecure rsh, rcp and rlogin programs, which are obsolete for most purposes.

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Command Line, interface::shell, network::client, Network Protocol: SFTP, SSH, Role: role::program, security::authentication, Security: Cryptography, Interface Toolkit: uitoolkit::ncurses, use::login, Purpose: Transmission, Works with: Files

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
amd64 908.2 kB4,306.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 874.2 kB4,254.0 kB [list of files]
armel 805.7 kB3,868.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 824.3 kB3,176.0 kB [list of files]
i386 969.5 kB4,788.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 914.4 kB4,869.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 920.3 kB4,723.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 942.4 kB5,586.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 856.5 kB4,410.0 kB [list of files]