A Bit More on VNC over SSH

February 27th, 2008 · No Comments

I just re-read my earlier post on using TightVNC to easily setup an SSH tunnel for sending VNC data over. I can’t believe I forgot to point out some additional points: You don’t need to make a separate VPN connection to your work network if your company has an externally facing host that is open […]

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VNC over SSH – TightVNC Makes This Easy

February 23rd, 2008 · 3 Comments

For awhile now, I’ve known that the protocol used by RealVNC isn’t very secure in that it sends passwords and content in cleartext over the network. This isn’t so bad when you’re accessing machines on your local LAN, but I’ve recently been in numerous situations where I needed to VNC to a machine over a […]

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