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Re: remote access to server
From: Rico Secada <coolzone () it dk>
Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2007 21:16:37 +0100

On Tue, 4 Dec 2007 11:07:40 -0500
Jonathan Askew JBASKEW <JBASKEW () uncg edu> wrote:

If you have some old hardware at your displosal, I would recommend
setting an OpenBSD box up infront of the server. 

I would need remote access from home to the server at work. There is
no real budget to get this done, so I would like the solution to be
free and it must be secure. Also, I am dealing with a small amount of


-----"Worrell, Brian" <BWorrell () isdh IN gov> wrote: -----

Are you talking remote access to it from your desk at work, or remote
from home or another 3rd party network?


-----Original Message-----
From: listbounce () securityfocus com
[mailto:listbounce () securityfocus com] On Behalf Of Jonathan Askew
JBASKEW Sent: Tuesday, December 04, 2007 8:57 AM
To: security-basics () securityfocus com
Subject: remote access to server

What is the industry standard or best practice in setting up remote
access to a 2003 server? What are the security implications associated
with setting up remote access? I am looking for a solution that would
preferably not require the purchase of any hardware and would allow me
to perform basic administrative tasks such as setting up new users,
changing permissions, etc. Sorry if this is double posted as I am
having some trouble with my email.


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