Telnet/SSH

ID #47

What is a good SSH or Telnet program for me to use?

Applies to: Grid System, Managed Servers, VPS

Because it sends passwords across the network in an insecure format, Modwest no longer supports the use of telnet. SSH is therefore required for shell access.

Putty is an ssh program that is completely free and can be obtained at http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/.

SecureCRT is available from http://www.vandyke.com/download/securecrt/index.html.


Other options are available by searching at a site like download.com.


Last update: 2010-09-29 16:20
Author: FAQ Admin
Revision: 1.3

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Comment of Anonymous:
For the Mac OS X users, you can also use RBrowser available at http://www.rbrowser.com/DownLoad.html
Added at: 2002-05-16 08:46

Comment of Anonymous:
Mac users not using OSX can use
http://www.cstone.net/~rbraun/mac/telnet/
or
http://www.lysator.liu.se/~jonasw/freeware/niftyssh/
or something else from
http://www.pure-mac.com/telnet.html
Added at: 2002-09-20 13:10

Comment of Anonymous:
Or you can try WhiteHorn Secure Terminal at:

http://www.pegsol.com/whitehorn/downloads.php
Added at: 2005-08-15 00:09

Comment of Anonymous:
the link for secure terminal u posted is outdated. it is:

http://www.pegsol.com/whitehorn/downloads.htm
Added at: 2005-09-04 16:33

Comment of Anonymous:
AlphaCom is really good and easy to use, supports Telnet and SSH. Homepage is at http://omnicomtech.com
Added at: 2005-10-19 01:57