OpenSSH

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Tool and Usage

OpenSSH is the much-used connectivity tool for remote administration. It uses the SSH protocol and encrypts all traffic to eliminate attacks like eavesdropping.

Introduction

OpenSSH is a much-used connectivity tool for remote administration of Linux systems. It uses the SSH protocol and encrypts all traffic to eliminate eavesdropping, connection hijacking, and other related attacks.

Usage and audience

OpenSSH is commonly used for system administration. Target users for this tool are general public and system administrators.

Installation

Support operating systems

OpenSSH is known to work on AIX, Android, FreeBSD, Linux, macOS, NetBSD, OpenBSD, and Solaris.

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Project details
Latest releaseNo release found
License(s)BSDMulti-license
Last updatedSept. 17, 2017

Project health

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Links

 OpenSSH website

OpenSSH training guides

This tool is also part of the Linux Security Expert training program.

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