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At the Command Line | Networking


SSH, the Secure Shell, is one of the most powerful, secure systems on your Ubuntu Server. Amazingly versatile, superbly engineered and absolutely indispensable, SSH is the key to secure, efficient communication.

see also: SSH Security

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SSH Security Make your SSH configuration and usage safer.

Run command on $HOST as $USER (default command=shell)

ssh $USER@$HOST command

Copy with Permissions to $USER's Home Directory on $HOST

scp -p -r $USER@$HOST: file dir/

Forward Connections to $HOSTNAME:8080 out to $HOST:80

ssh -g -L 8080:localhost:80 root@$HOST

Forward Connections from $HOST:1434 in to imap:143

ssh -R 1434:imap:143 root@$HOST

ssh.txt · Last modified: 2015/05/31 21:20 (external edit)