[PC-BSD Testing] VNC installed with fresh install of 9.2

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Aug 28 18:27:36 PDT 2013


You mean x11vnc? I could make it an optional pkg, but I don't really know how it would be a security risk. We don't enable it by default so for somebody to do that they would need access to your system in another way. 

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Kris Moore
PC-BSD / iXsystems

On Aug 28, 2013, at 6:03 PM, "Jacob . D" <frag-artists at cox.net> wrote:

> First of all this is security hazard, and I think my system was intruded upon, maybe because of this.
> 
> Could you guys perhaps maybe a be a bit more careful, and let the end user choose this as an option if they please, instead of it being installed by default, as part of the base system?
> 
> Also can some one please instruct me as to how I can safely remove this component ,since it's part of the "base" meta-package system?
> 
> Thanks!
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