scp allows you to copy files to, from, or between different hosts. It relays on ssh and provides the same authentication and same level of security.
Copy a file named xyz.txt from a remote host to the local host:
$: scp email@example.com:xyz.txt /your/local/directory
Copy a file named xyz.txt from the local host to a remote host:
$: scp xyz.txt firstname.lastname@example.org:/your/remote/directory
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