Re: difference between SSL, SSH and VPN

From: Joss (
Date: 05/19/03

Date: Mon, 19 May 2003 10:23:27 +0000 (UTC)

so, why would you use SSH over VPN, or vice versa?

"Eric Hanchrow" <> wrote in message
> >>>>> "Per" == Per Hedeland <> writes:
> Per> SSH doesn't use SSL at all.
> You're right; what I was thinking was "OpenSSH links with the OpenSSL
> library". But I guess it does so only to get low-level crypto stuff
> that isn't directly related to SSL (but is presumably also used by
> OpenSSL).
> --
> Open-source software has fewer bugs because it admits the possibility of
> -- Paul Graham

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