Remote Login Tools
Secure Shell ( SSH)
The Secure Shell (SSH) is one of the most versatile System Administration tool, that allows user to login and execute the commands on remote systems. It uses strong encryption and host keys as a protection against network sniffing. it is the only network service which is enabled by default and is remotely accessible.
The “-X” option with ssh allows programs on the remote host to display graphical interfaces on your local desktop environment.
SSH tool normally used to connect from a unix/linux machine to Linux machine, and the syntax is as follows
# ssh <remote-user>@<remore-hostname or Remote IP>
if you want to login to remote hosts with the same local user account , you can skip the username and just use
# ssh remotehostname
Putty Utility :
Putty tool allows users on windows desktop to connect remote systems using ssh. you can download this free tool from this download link .