How to verify files copied with hashes computed using hashdeep on Linux

Linux is very meticulous about maintaining the integrity of files and the file system when copying files across folders. However, there are occassions when the copies of files need to be verified with those of the original. To do this, hashdeep is a good tool to compute hashes of files copied and compare them with … Continue reading How to verify files copied with hashes computed using hashdeep on Linux

Securely copy files to Linux across a network

Use scp to copy files securely from one linux computer to another over a network. $ scp -r /folder/folder1 user@computer.com:/home/user/folder <enter> where: /folder/folder1 is the source folder -r is for recursively copy user@computer.com: is the destination computer. This can also be an IP address /home/user/folder is the destination folder. Once you type above command, you … Continue reading Securely copy files to Linux across a network