Freeware SFTP (SSH File Transfer Protocol) and SCP (Secure CoPy) client for Windows using SSH (Secure SHell). Its main function is safe copying of files between a local and a remote computer. Beyond this basic function, WinSCP manages some other actions with files.
PuTTY Portable integration
Graphical user interface
Translated into several languages
All common operations with files
Support for SFTP and SCP protocols over SSH-1 and SSH-2 and plain old FTP protocol
Directory synchronization in several semi or fully automatic ways
Integrated text editor
Support for SSH password, keyboard-interactive, public key and Kerberos (GSS) authentication
Windows Explorer-like and Norton Commander-like interfaces
What´s New in version 5.1.7:
Upgraded private key tools (PuTTYgen and Pageant) to 0.63. 1039
Bug fix: Back-propagated SSH security and memory-leak fixes from PuTTY 0.63. 1039 vuln-modmul vuln-bignum-division-by-zero private-key-not-wiped
Bug fix: Not allowing search path to exceed system limit of 2048 characters. 1025
Bug fix: No error is displayed and session is not immediately closed when detecting variable containing command return code fails with SCP protocol. 1032
Bug fix: On failure to overwrite local file (e.g. due to permissions), error ´The system cannot find the file specified´ was shown instead of the actual cause.
FreewareFiles tested WinSCP 5.1.8 on 2013-12-04 using leading
antivirus scanners and found it 100% Clean. It does not contain any form
of malware, spyware, viruses, trojans, etc. We will re-test each updated
version and remove the award as well as the program if found infected.