Lesser of 2 evils in absence of ssh
Sun Nov 17 17:10:00 2002
>Without ssh, is it better to
>connect from a PC veiwer to
>a solaris server over the
>internet, or the following:
>start the solaris server
>with -localhost, telnet into
>the sun box and use vncconnect
>to make the server connect to
>your remote PC viewer.
I would say the first is more secure. Regularly changing your
password would also be a good idea since the VNC password chat is not
exceptionally strong, but it is much better than passing your login
and password in the clear.
David A. Smith
The box said: "Needs Windows 98 or better," so I bought a Macintosh.