RRC-SCS: Secure Shell

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Secure Shell (SSH) is a protocol for a client to securely access a server over an insecure network connection.

Although SSH is technically not a VPN, it is capable of VPN-like features. SSH is not limited to console access and is fully capable of transferring files and tunneling graphics and video (including audio).

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Clients

Remote access

There are many SSH clients available, but a few of the most popular open-source, freeware and commercial clients are:

File transfer

Further reading

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