[Samba] Re: hosts allow on smb.conf

Rashkae rashkae at tigershaunt.com
Wed Feb 28 21:11:03 GMT 2007

Daniel Sung wrote:

>> Hi,
>> I have some query about the samba security, we are trying to setup 
>> remote map drive for vpn client, since this kind of client connection 
>> which using different IP address,  the only way we can do is to set 
>> 'hosts allow' to nothing.  

If your VPN setup is anything like those I'm familiar with, your clients 
should be connecting with a 'virtual' tunneled IP address.  That's the 
IP you need hosts allow to allow, not the actual Internet address.

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