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WinSCP 5.9.6 Hotfix released with Upgrade to Putty 0.69

WinSCP 5.9.6 recently released, is an open-source free SFTP client, FTP client, WebDAV client as well as SCP client for Windows platform. The key function of WinSCP is to allow transfer of files between a local machine and a remote machine. Furthermore, WinSCP offers scripting feature as well as basic file manager functionality.

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WinSCP Features

  • Graphical user interface
  • Translated into many languages
  • Integration with Windows (drag&drop, URL, shortcut icons, jump list)
  • All common operations with files
  • Support for SFTP and SCP protocols over SSH and FTP and WebDAV protocols
  • Batch file scripting and command-line interface and .NET assembly for advanced programming tasks
  • Directory synchronization in several semi or fully automatic ways
  • Integrated text editor
  • Shares site settings with PuTTY
  • Support for password, keyboard-interactive, public key and Kerberos (GSS) authentication
  • Integrates with Pageant (PuTTY authentication agent) for full support of public key authentication with SSH
  • Explorer and Commander interfaces
  • Optionally protects stored site information with master password
  • Optionally supports portable operation using a configuration file in place of registry entries, suitable for operation from removable media

WinSCP 5.9.6 Changelog

  • German translation updated.
  • Back-propagated some improvements and fixes from 5.10-5.10.2 beta releases:
    • SSH core and private key tools (PuTTYgen and Pageant) upgraded to PuTTY 0.69. It brings the following change:
      • WinSCP should work with MIT Kerberos again, after DLL hijacking defences broke it.
    • TLS/SSL core upgraded to OpenSSL 1.0.2l.
    • Allow using 64-bit version of PuTTY (and its tools), when available. 1522
    • XML parser upgraded to Expat 2.2.1.
    • Bug fix: Scripting 
      open

       command without arguments issued irrelevant warning about use of stored site.

    • Bug fix: Generated code uses 
      TransferOptions.Speed

       instead of 

      TransferOptions.SpeedLimit

      .

Download WinSCP 5.9.6

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