Re: Securing ssh tunnels.
From: Markus Friedl (markus_at_openbsd.org)
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2003 10:42:19 +0200 To: email@example.com
On Wed, Jun 25, 2003 at 11:54:33AM +1000, Darren Reed wrote:
> In a recent encounter with another company, we attempted to get ssh
> access through their firewall but got turned down because it was too
> ie. with ssh tunneling there is very little real access control on
> network data between the two systems and unlike plain text protocols
> which can be proxied to ensure correctness of content, this is not
> possible with ssh tunnels.
you can always tunnel. you can even use ssh and 'sshd -i' for tunneling
if only encrypted telnet is allowed through their firewall.