SSH Plugin2018-12-17T14:59:27+00:00

SSH® Plugin

Use the tenfold SSH Plugin to execute scripts in UNIX, Linux or iOS systems (IBM system i) via secure network connections.

Required license

tenfold Enterprise Edition


The SSH plugin allows you to create, change or deactivate local user accounts on Linux or UNIX servers. It can also be used to execute administrative tasks on Linux-based systems, including NetApp® systems, as well as numerous security appliances, like mail filters and firewalls.


  • Scripts can be executed as part of resource provisioning (optimal for managing user account life-cycles in Linux or iOS environments).
  • It is also possible to execute all global events in the system.
  • The connection is configured by specifying the host name or IP address and port number.
  • Authentication in the target system is achieved through user names and passwords or through certificates.
  • Scripts can be conveniently uploaded to and stored in the database via the tenfold web interface.
  • It is possible to pass on parameters and receive return value.
  • Every execution is automatically and transparently recorded.

System Requirements

  • Network connection must be activated for target system
  • Support of SSH server for SSH-1 or SSH-2

User and Permissions Management with tenfold