PuTTY

A free Telnet and SSH terminal software for Windows and Unix platforms that enables users to remotely access computers over the Internet. PuTTY was written by Simon Tatham.

Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal is a freelance business and technology writer covering Internet technologies and online business since the late '90s.

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