> I would like to access my M0n0wall machine (at home) from work. I have read
> the FAQ specifically this
> <http://doc.m0n0.ch/handbook/faq-webGUI-from-WAN.html> page. My "problem" is
> that my ADSL ISP gives me a dynamic IP address, so I am not sure what to
> place in as the source address.
> This is what I have thought I could do. I have an active DynDNS account. If
> I make a rule on my ADSL router to forward https (port 443) to my M0n0walls
> WAN address I should be able to access the server, but like I said before, I
> don't know what to place as the source address. I thought that I could set
> it to "WAN" but that would mean that anyone could access it. Also, to get
> this to work, do I need to configure anything else.
I do this all the time. Dyndns works well, but it works best with
m0n0wall actually on the net. I would set the ADSL router to bridge
mode, and let m0n0wall handle the pppoe. That way m0n0wall handles the
dyndns, and the security. I have port 443 open to 'any' because I
manage from many locations. If you are concerned, simply move it to an
unusual port. VPN is an option, but it can be hacked as well, so I just
use 443 and rely on m0n0wall to work as it was designed. So far it has
in over 40 locations.