To install both ssh and screen, you may do this:
- sudo apt-get install ssh
- sudo apt-get install screen
If I were good with words, I would write a poem for ssh. But alas, I am not. So, you get the first page from the Wikipedia Entry.
Secure Shell or SSH is a network protocol that allows data to be exchanged over a secure channel between two computers. Encryption provides confidentiality and integrity of data. SSH uses public-key cryptography to authenticate the remote computer and allow the remote computer to authenticate the user, if necessary.
Here are a few of the best SSH/SCP commands EVER:
- ssh server.com
- scp server.com:./ /home/local/downloadhere/
- Popular/Best SSH/SCP/Clients (mostly for windows, because linux usually already has tools built in.):
- the normal commands that come with Linux(ssh, scp)