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Old 02-06-2008, 09:05 AM   #1
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Allow VNC access only to specific IP's


hi all!

can you help me how to setup (fedora's) VNC server, to allow access only to specific IP addresses?


thanx in advance!
 
Old 02-06-2008, 10:27 AM   #2
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if i setup vnc i bind it to 127.0.0.1 then access is only granted via port forwarding (tunneld through ssh) :-)
 
Old 02-06-2008, 02:44 PM   #3
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You can also set your hosts.allow and hosts.deny to only allow connections from a list of ips.
 
  


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