DoS attack VNC 4.0
mbmiller "at" taxa.epi.umn.edu
Tue Aug 31 18:21:01 2004
On Tue, 31 Aug 2004, James Weatherall wrote:
> The DoS attack only affects VNC Server for Windows - you shouldn't
> therefore lose data as a consequence of an attack.
> There is no need to set up a firewall, only to use the LocalHost option
> to restrict connections to those originating from the local machine.
Thanks for that note. Other sources (e.g., SANS) have failed to mention
that the DoS attack affects only the Windows version.