[ale] ssh -R (was Re: Have I been hacked?)
ecashin at noserose.net
Fri Jan 9 09:11:10 EST 2009
On Thu, Jan 8, 2009 at 9:54 PM, JK <jknapka at kneuro.net> wrote:
> Jim Popovitch wrote:
>> Be aware that VNC doesn't encrypt your IP traffic, so everything you
>> do via VNC can be seen by others on the same network(s).
> ... so tunnel your VNC sessions over an SSH connection:
> ssh -L 5910:localhost:5901 myTargetHost
> vncviewer localhost:5910
Digressing ... I've never gotten it to work the other way. Using
"-L" works, but I don't think I've ever been successful in my
attempts to use "-R". Does anybody here use "-R" a lot?
Ed Cashin <ecashin at noserose.net>
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