VNCServer Display Takeover

Akira Hatakeyama akira "at" sra.co.jp
Wed, 30 Jan 2002 09:09:04 +0000


On Wed, Jan 30, 2002 at 07:27:15AM +0100, Levent Yildirmak (ENK) wrote:
> Hi,
> I have been using the Version 3.3.3r7 in Windows 2000 platform. 
> I have noticed that when a guest using VNC viewer set up a connection to VNC Server, Another guest who knows the connection password can takeover his display when the connection attempt occurs. This brings a security hole in a multi administrator environment.
> Is there any way to prevent this to happen?

See ConnectPriority setting in WinVNC manual,

    http://www.uk.research.att.com/vnc/winvnc.html

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