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 From:  "Kristian Shaw" <monowall at wealdclose dot co dot uk>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Security for external access
 Date:  Thu, 13 Mar 2008 12:52:05 -0000

Perhaps a PPTP VPN might be usable here. It's easy to set-up and a PPTP 
client is already built into Windows.

This would give you better security and remove the need to use NAT rules.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Chris Mason (Lists)" <lists at masonc dot com>
To: <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
Sent: Thursday, March 13, 2008 11:58 AM
Subject: [m0n0wall] Security for external access

>I have a M0n0wall installation for a large residence. There is a security 
>camera DVR system behind the firewall, on a static IP on the local network, 
>which the owner wants access to while he is abroad. I have put a DNAT in to 
>allow him access by forwarding port 80 to that IP.
> The problem is, the device will allow anyone to view the cameras, there is 
> no web based viewer security. Is there a way to force external users to 
> authenticate before being able to view the device?
> Chris
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