[Check_mk (english)] Windows agent security

Mathias Kettner mk at mathias-kettner.de
Thu Nov 5 19:26:27 CET 2009


Hi Michael,

> I’m just playing around with the Windows client and wanted to ask a 
> question about locking down access to the agent
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> At the moment anyone telneting onto the remote windows client on port 
> 6556 will get the output of the agent so i wondered if you are planning 
> on locking down access to it (maybe via password or maybe a key 
> exchange) in the future

currently I've no precise plans. I know that something should
be done on this frontier. But I'm now yet sure, how a secure
and yet *simple* solution could look like...

Mathias


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> Cheers
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> Mike
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