To maintain the security and integrity of the Rutgers network, connections and transmissions to host systems must be made in encrypted format.
To use a desktop email program in conjunction with your andromeda or Pegasus account, you must set-up your email program to
To upload or download files through an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) program, you must use a secure program such as SFTP (Secure file Transfer Protocol)
To make interactive connections to Andromeda, Pegasus, or the campus web server, you must use a program with SSH (Secure Shell). Both graphical and command line versions of SSH are available.