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Screenshot of SecureCRT 8.5, a SSH client app for the Windows operating system.
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VanDyke Software
Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
May 31, 2019
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SecureCRT is a shareware SSH client software app filed under ssh/telnet clients and made available by VanDyke Software for Windows.

The review for SecureCRT has not been completed yet, but it was tested by an editor here on a PC and a list of features has been compiled; see below.

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Rock-solid terminal emulator for encrypted Secure Shell (SSH1 & SSH2) sessions

SecureCRT combines rock-solid terminal emulation with the strong encryption, broad authentication options, and data integrity of the Secure Shell protocol. SecureCRT offers a tabbed interface, advanced session management and customization, built-in scripting, X.509 certificate authentication, a FIPS 140-2 validated cryptographic library, and extensive emulations including VT100, VT102, VT220, ANSI, SCO ANSI, Wyse 50/60, Xterm, and Linux console.

Features and highlights

  • Automate repetitive tasks with VBScript, JScript, Perl or Python.
  • Transfer files between network devices with SFTP or Xmodem, Ymodem, and Zmodem protocols.
  • Access your full array of network devices from one client with SSH2, SSH1, Telnet, Telnet/SSL, serial, and other protocols.
  • Securely access business applications on UNIX, Linux, or VMS from machines running Windows, Linux, and Mac.
  • SSH1 and SSH2 support
  • Password and passphrase caching
  • Data compression
  • Host key management
Compability and license

This download is licensed as shareware for the Windows operating system from ssh/telnet clients and can be used as a free trial until the trial period ends (after 30 days). The SecureCRT demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions and is not necessarily the full version of this software.

Compatibility with this SSH client software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from VanDyke Software Inc.

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  1. SecureCRT Download
  2. Major release: SecureCRT 8.5
  3. SSH Client Software
SecureCRT has been picked by our editors as good software.
SecureCRT has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested SecureCRT against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.

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#6 of 13
3.2 out of 5 based on 12 ratings.

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Download Details

System Architecture:
Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit
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