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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
alpha (unofficial port) 793.3 kB4,679.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 777.6 kB4,124.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 752.1 kB4,052.0 kB [list of files]
armel 685.6 kB3,739.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 701.4 kB3,183.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 721.1 kB3,902.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 822.1 kB4,411.0 kB [list of files]
i386 828.1 kB4,483.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 773.7 kB4,056.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 825.3 kB4,423.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 739.7 kB3,827.0 kB [list of files]
mips 773.1 kB4,452.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 780.3 kB4,563.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 788.0 kB4,452.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 689.8 kB4,412.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 796.2 kB5,445.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 814.7 kB5,124.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 734.3 kB4,220.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 779.9 kB3,713.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 679.4 kB3,974.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 777.2 kB4,007.0 kB [list of files]