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Downloads:

4,037,325

Downloads of v 0.78:

81,042

Last Update:

30 Oct 2022

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Simon Tatham

Tags:

putty telnet ssh admin foss cross-platform

PuTTY (Install)

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0.78 | Updated: 30 Oct 2022

Downloads:

4,037,325

Downloads of v 0.78:

81,042

Software Author(s):

  • Simon Tatham

PuTTY (Install) 0.78

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install PuTTY (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade PuTTY (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall PuTTY (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade putty.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade putty.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install putty.install
  win_chocolatey:
    name: putty.install
    version: '0.78'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'putty.install' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.78'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller putty.install
{
    Name     = "putty.install"
    Version  = "0.78"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'putty.install':
  ensure   => '0.78',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

NOTE

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 30 Oct 2022.

Description

PuTTY is a free implementation of Telnet and SSH for Windows and Unix platforms, along with an xterm terminal emulator.

Features

  • Unicode support
  • Control over the SSH encryption key and protocol version
  • Command-line SCP and SFTP clients, called "pscp" and "psftp" respectively
  • Control over port forwarding with SSH (local, remote or dynamic port forwarding), including built-in handling of X11 forwarding
  • Emulates most xterm, VT102 control sequences, as well as much of ECMA-48 terminal emulation
  • IP Version 6 support
  • Supports 3DES, AES, Arcfour, Blowfish, DES
  • Public-key authentication support
  • Support for local serial port connections

Components

  • PuTTY: the Telnet, rlogin, and SSH client itself, which can also connect to a serial port
  • PSCP: an SCP client, i.e. command-line secure file copy
  • PSFTP: an SFTP client, i.e. general file transfer sessions much like FTP
  • PuTTYtel: a Telnet-only client
  • Plink: a command-line interface to the PuTTY back ends
  • Pageant: an SSH authentication agent for PuTTY, PSCP and Plink
  • PuTTYgen: an RSA, DSA, ECDSA and EdDSA key generation utility
  • pterm: a standalone terminal emulator

Notes

  • If the package is out of date please check Version History for the latest submitted version. If you have a question, please ask it in Chocolatey Community Package Discussions or raise an issue on the Chocolatey Community Packages Repository if you have problems with the package. Disqus comments will generally not be responded to.
  • Support for putty 64bit have been added to the package when running chocolatey 0.10.4+, to keep using 32bit version of putty please pass --x86 when installing/upgrading putty.install (64bit installation may fail if 32bit is already installed)
  • Use of PuTTY, PSCP, PSFTP and Plink is illegal in countries where encryption is outlawed.
  • We believe it is legal to use PuTTY, PSCP, PSFTP and Plink in England and Wales and in many other countries, but we are not lawyers, and so if in doubt you should seek legal advice before downloading it.
  • You may find useful information at cryptolaw.org, which collects information on cryptography laws in many countries, but we can't vouch for its correctness.

screenshot


legal\LICENSE.txt
PuTTY is copyright 1997-2016 Simon Tatham.

Portions copyright Robert de Bath, Joris van Rantwijk, Delian Delchev, Andreas Schultz, Jeroen Massar, Wez Furlong, Nicolas Barry, Justin Bradford, Ben Harris, Malcolm Smith, Ahmad Khalifa, Markus Kuhn, Colin Watson, Christopher Staite, and CORE SDI S.A.

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
legal\VERIFICATION.txt
VERIFICATION
Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

The extension has been downloaded from their official download link listed on <http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/download.html>
and can be verified like this:


1. Download the following installers:
  32-Bit: <https://the.earth.li/~sgtatham/putty/latest/w32/putty-0.78-installer.msi>
  64-Bit: <https://the.earth.li/~sgtatham/putty/latest/w64/putty-64bit-0.78-installer.msi>
2. You can use one of the following methods to obtain the checksum
  - Use powershell function 'Get-Filehash'
  - Use chocolatey utility 'checksum.exe'

  checksum type: sha256
  checksum32: 8B1EE5FCD40AC4122A62E405981DC6DFB26FB7BDBE23217DE0AA4B9659C492D5
  checksum64: E64775374097F1B1C8FD4173F7D5BE4305B88CEC26A56D003113AFF2837AE08E

File 'LICENSE.txt' is obtained from <http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/licence.html>
tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsPath = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition

$packageArgs = @{
    PackageName    = "putty.install"
    FileType       = "msi"
    SoftwareName   = "PuTTY"
    File           = "$toolsPath\putty-0.78-installer.msi"
    File64         = "$toolsPath\putty-64bit-0.78-installer.msi"
    SilentArgs     = '/qn /norestart /l*v "{0}\install.log"' -f "$Env:TEMP\chocolatey\$Env:ChocolateyPackageName\$Env:ChocolateyPackageVersion"
    ValidExitCodes = @(0)
}
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
Remove-Item -Force "$toolsPath\*.msi","$toolsPath\*.ignore" -ea 0
tools\putty-0.78-installer.msi
md5: 59A26BF3D1FA891279F5CDBEC7638331 | sha1: B1AF6D15C1F8330997C79E03BFAA0CB9559358F3 | sha256: 8B1EE5FCD40AC4122A62E405981DC6DFB26FB7BDBE23217DE0AA4B9659C492D5 | sha512: BEC890B5C9D2F5F3BA00666C9FF39DF60FFBC874EE67ED8CD942F4999023B42BFFC8B8DC6896A708E84EF0D5A6440C17889CDCF52D78F91EBA179F6969589FA7
tools\putty-64bit-0.78-installer.msi
md5: 108B432C4DC0A66B657D985E180BEC71 | sha1: 262812D43303B7DDC7C04A1C243172EBE6579F00 | sha256: E64775374097F1B1C8FD4173F7D5BE4305B88CEC26A56D003113AFF2837AE08E | sha512: 5DDB97078B417F22C54DCE768564DEC58FD92A9C190F7A6CAC9C7979A0F136DD439DA1D59DD3C088E709433F5C4F79C033ABD4B6CA8989D38620C20F4623386E

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
PuTTY (Install) 0.77 110168 Friday, May 27, 2022 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.76.0.20220208 105117 Tuesday, February 8, 2022 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.76 176524 Saturday, July 17, 2021 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.75 57538 Saturday, May 8, 2021 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.74 234176 Saturday, June 27, 2020 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.73 281199 Sunday, September 29, 2019 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.72 141482 Saturday, July 20, 2019 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.71 261186 Saturday, March 16, 2019 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.70.0.20171219 1087515 Tuesday, December 19, 2017 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.70 572320 Saturday, July 8, 2017 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.69 242460 Saturday, April 29, 2017 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.68.0.20170412 105626 Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.68 542943 Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.67 13409 Monday, March 21, 2016 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.66.0.20160317 2109 Thursday, March 17, 2016 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.66 6026 Saturday, November 7, 2015 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.65.0.20160317 430 Thursday, March 17, 2016 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.65 4153 Saturday, July 25, 2015 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.64.0.20160317 431 Thursday, March 17, 2016 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.64 4653 Saturday, February 28, 2015 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.64-prerelease 552 Thursday, February 26, 2015 Exempted
PuTTY (Install) 0.63.0.20160317 482 Thursday, March 17, 2016 Approved
PuTTY (Install) 0.63 5784 Tuesday, September 10, 2013 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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