Remote Access


A terminal emulator for text-based access to the IPFire located on Mac at: Applications > Utilities >

SFTP (Secure File Transfer Program)

Provides secure file transfer capabilities


An open source client (free / donation-ware) for SFTP located at

Cyberduck is a server and storage browser for Mac (and Windows) with support for FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, Amazon S3, OpenStack Swift, Backblaze B2, Microsoft Azure & OneDrive, Google Drive and Dropbox.


A SFTP client located at

Fugu, last updated in 2011, is a graphical frontend to the commandline Secure File Transfer application (SFTP). With Fugu you are able to create and organize SCP-, SFTP- and SSH-Connections with this graphical interface. Unfortunately Fugu does not support TextEdit, the Mac-integrated editor, but a really good and free one that Fugu supports is Smultron.


Provides secure road warrior to IPFire device connections


An open source graphic user interface for OpenVPN located at It provides easy control of OpenVPN client and/or server connections.

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