April 15th, 2005, 03:32 PM
I'm more worried about the fact that to password is almost a bad as plain text in the registry (DES encrypted, but with a known key). I wourk on a campus LAN so there are plenty of folks we can't trust.
April 16th, 2005, 01:27 AM
Couldnt you just run VNC over SSH?
*guesses he should acctually read the post...
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April 16th, 2005, 01:41 AM
No, my problem is the password is stored in the registry and others have physical access to the box.
April 16th, 2005, 01:53 AM
FYI: Only the free versions have that limitation.
Originally posted here by thehorse13
Hey Iron, wanna know another secret? No matter what you set the password in RealVNC, it will only look at the first 8 characters. Give it a try.
Buy the realVNC personal or enterprise edition for strnoger encryption, 128bit AES.
Personal edition is only $30.
enterprise is $50.
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