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Posted on 2011-09-08
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Hi Guys

I how recently noticed that i am able to use Microsoft's MSTSC.EXE (RDP) to gain access to servers over the internet without any special configuration.

Can someone confirm whether this is a security risk or not?

Regards

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If it's reachable from outside, then it can be dangerous. Our Server's and client's are only accessible through VPN.
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Excellent Thanks.

My servers are also only accessible via VPN outside of my network.
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