How to Telnet to cyberserver.uml.edu using a Secure Shell Client
Question: "how do I get onto the unix machine using SSH (Secure Shell)?"
Answer: you use a SSH client program.
SSH is a secure
version of the Telnet specification used for
communications on the Internet, where two machines
send information to each other over a secure
connection. SSH is useful to prevent unauthorized
users from gaining access to password and user
information that is sent over the Internet.
There are many different SSH client programs that can be freely downloaded on the Internet. However, we recommend using the following programs for their ease of use and the functionality that they provide.
For Windows use EITHER:
For Macintosh EITHER:
You may also view the following Interactive Tutorials for these SSH clients. Currently, only the Windows SSH programs have tutorials.
New!!! Secure Shell Interactive Tutorial (Windows)
Related Page: How to use Secure FTP to cyberserver.uml.edu