The Secure Copy Protocol, known as SCP, is the Internet’s standard method to copy files between two hosts. Whereas FTP used to be the norm, it has become obsolete since the data transferred is unencrypted and can be intercepted. It is preferable to stick to SCP or SFTP to transfer files as both protocols are using SSH to communicate. In this tutorial, I will show you some examples of how to use SCP to copy files over two computers: How…