SFTP Usage

From Code-cat Knowledge Base

“H4x !!!1!!11!”

- Code-cat

Jump to: navigation, search



  1. Download WinSCP.
  2. Type in your host, username, and password.
  3. Click on login or save.
  4. Accept the certificate.
  5. Start transferring files.



  1. Open up a terminal.
  2. Type sftp user@host.
  3. Accept the RSA key by typing yes
  4. Type in your password.
  5. Start transferring files.


[code-cat@code-cat ~]$ sftp code-cat@localhost
Connecting to localhost...
The authenticity of host 'localhost (' can't be established.
RSA key fingerprint is xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx.
Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes
Warning: Permanently added 'localhost' (RSA) to the list of known hosts.
code-cat@localhost's password:
sftp> _
Personal tools