VNC and a Cisco VPN Client
John "at" Schneider.name
Fri Apr 2 16:26:01 2004
James Painter wrote:
>> I have a client to whom I connect by using the Cisco VPN Client
>> software (Version 4.0.2) to connect to their network, then I use
>> pcAnywhere to connect to a specific machine on the network. I have a
>> situation now where I need someone else to connect to my machine
>> using VNC while I'm connected to the client, so that we can both look
>> at the system at the same time.
> The newer Cisco VPN Client versions include a "stateful firewall".
> Based on ZoneAlarm, I think. Once you establish a VPN Client
> connection, all incoming connections to your machine will be
> rejected. But you can turn the "stateful firewall" off. Right click
> the vpnclient icon in the task bar and uncheck that option.
The item you refer to shows up as "Stateful Firewall (Always On)" and
when I connect, then right-click the padlock icon in the system try, it
is already unchecked. If I click on it, it then shows as checked.
Thanks for the response,