Ssh is a client-server program where your client (on your
local host) connects to a remote ssh server (running on the
remote host), requiring that ssh be installed on both hosts.
(Many systems now run ssh.) You need to know the password of
the account you wish to connect to on the remote host. Once connected
all communications between the two hosts is securely encrypted.
Connect to a remote host simply by issuing the appropriate
ssh command. To connect as user kayon to a remote
host alpine.togaware.com or to copy files from your local
host to kayon's account at the remote host you can simply:
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