[Samba] Re: Access Samba Servers from the Internet?

cantisan cantisan at bol.com.br
Wed Dec 11 23:01:13 GMT 2002

> This is certainly possible, but might not be so advisable. It would be
> secure to set-up a VPN connection from your client to your host and then
> login that way. Of course, it is possible to access your SMB share through
> windoze machine by the \\SERVER_IP\SHARE_NAME method. It will work, but
> seems terribly insecure to me!
> "DrTebi" <drtebi at yahoo.com> wrote in message
> news:0003b0ff31e6ee0a_mailit at smtp.mail.yahoo.com...

I agree, Try to use a http protocol to browse your file server... I never
open a netbios port to the internet...

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