Re: [fw-wiz] A little paranoia for the weekend...

From: Joseph Steinberg (Joseph_at_whale-com.com)
Date: 07/29/03

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    To: firewall-wizards@honor.icsalabs.com, jwelch@buffalowildwings.com
    Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2003 17:37:36 -0400
    
    

    Web-based remote access (SSL VPN etc.) can be secure if implemented
    properly.

    The incident mentioned in the article referenced below illustrates why you
    need a "virtual shredder" that wipes all of the footprints from an access
    device as part of any SSL VPN implementation.

    Please see:

    http://www.whalecommunications.com/kiosk

    for a detailed explanation.

    Joseph Steinberg

    On Fri, Jul 25, 2003 at 10:46:19AM -0500, Josh Welch wrote:
    > Think of this when someone tries to tell you how "secure" web based remote
    > pc applications are.
    >
    >
    http://www.cnn.com/2003/TECH/internet/07/23/cybercafe.security.ap/index.html
    >
    > Josh
    >
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