> -----Original Message----- > From: Max Kanat-Alexander [mailto:maxka at cats.ucsc.edu] > Sent: Monday, December 09, 2002 4:51 PM > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: RE: [thelist] remote administration utils > > A VPN allows you to access anything inside the local network, > because it makes you part of the LAN, instead of part of the > Internet. So, > you could keep 5900 and 5800 closed and still access your > VNC'ed machine. ok, yeah, that's what i thought. thanks for der tippen. chris.