VNC Authentication

Thomas Howard Thomas.Howard "at" fm.ucsb.edu
Tue, 14 Jul 1998 21:45:20 +0000


I have just started experimenting with VNC.  My question is regarding
password authentication from a client to a host.  Is this a clear text
password, or is there some encryption method?  Could someone (with the
right tools) grab my packets and strip out the password I used to
connect?

Thomas Howard



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