An X2Go server is running on
Get your X2Go-client for
Several Linux servers including misun211.mathematik.uni-leipzig.de, miserv112.mathematik.uni-leipzig.de
and www2.math.uni-leipzig.de can be accessed via ssh.
File transfer to/from these machines is possible via scp/sftp. See
here for a list of scp/sftp
clients for different operating systems.
VPN and WebVPN
VPN (virtual private network) allows you to access the internet from home via the university
network. For the outside world, your computer appears as if it belongs to the university network.
This allows, e.g., access to online journals licensed for our university network.