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Logging into CMS computers remotely

Windows to Linux, Windows to Windows
Use the locally-written software Winex. Note that this can only connect to CMS machines, but can be run on any Windows machine.
WinSCP is useful for transferring files remotely from the CMS machines.
Windows to Linux (text only)
Use the Windows ssh client PuTTY.
Linux/MacOSX to Linux
Use ssh (with the -X option to enable graphical applications).
or VNC with an ssh tunnel
Linux to Windows
Set up an ssh tunnel and use the rdesktop command.
MacOSX to Windows
Set up an ssh tunnel and use a remote desktop client such as CoRD.