From: Robert Johnston <anaerin@gm...> - 2010-09-24 18:34:07
On Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 10:58, <helpdesk@...> wrote:
> Hello Robert,
> Thank you for your response.
> The VPN clients are scarce for Vista and Windows 7, that work with the older Cisco PIX units. On XP we can use the Cisco VPN client and it works fine.
> I have been trying the TightVNC as an option that work for everyone, including some Linux server and client side machines.
> I agree having the ports open for TightVNC isn't as secure as a VPN tunnel.
> Continue to look for a compatible VPN client i will, and for now will only TightVNC for the 2 machines the managers need right now.
I know that Vista and 7 have PTPP and IPSEC VPN clients built-in. If
these aren't compatible, you could always use SSH on one of your linux
boxen to do the forwarding.
Robert "Anaerin" Johnston
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