SSH, which is an abbreviation for Secure Shell, is a network protocol that's used to transfer protected data between a client and a web server, which makes it impossible for unauthorized parties to intercept any data. Many tech-savvy customers favor SSH mainly because of the enhanced security level. The connection is created and the commands are sent through a command line. The available options depend on the type of Internet hosting service - on a shared server, for instance, files could be moved or deleted, databases may be imported and exported, and archives could be created or unpacked. On a virtual or a dedicated server, your choices are much more - the web server and the database server could be started/stopped/rebooted, server-side software may be set up and a lot more. These things are not possible on a shared server, because full root access is required and all the other clients on that server would be affected. Even though SSH is employed largely with UNIX-like OSs, there are SSH clients for other OSs as well - Windows, Mac OS, and so forth.
SSH Telnet in Hosting
SSH access may be allowed with a click via the Hepsia Control Panel if the Linux hosting that you've picked includes this function as standard. If not, you could add it via the Add Services/Upgrades section of your Control Panel and enable it straightaway. You will discover all the information and facts that you need within the SSH section of the Control Panel - the host, the port number and the username which you need to use, alongside thorough Help articles where we have listed the commands you can use in the account and examples of the syntax which you have use. The SSH password can be changed from the very same section at any time with several clicks. Assuming that SSH access is enabled, you will also be able to connect safely and securely using an FTP client as well. With an SFTP connection, all the files you upload will go through an encrypted connection.