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Package: openssh-client (1:6.0p1-4+deb7u7 and others) [security]

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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.

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
amd64 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u7 1,002.9 kB2,332.0 kB [list of files]
armel 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u7 938.0 kB2,022.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u7 878.7 kB1,670.0 kB [list of files]
i386 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u7 1,019.9 kB2,273.0 kB [list of files]
ia64 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 1,297.0 kB3,792.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 968.8 kB2,176.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 961.6 kB2,135.0 kB [list of files]
mips 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 955.2 kB2,303.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 956.0 kB2,303.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 999.3 kB2,347.0 kB [list of files]
s390 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 1,074.4 kB2,445.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 1,015.5 kB2,474.0 kB [list of files]
sparc 1:6.0p1-4+deb7u4 936.0 kB2,234.0 kB [list of files]