I am writing an application for a customer who, for security reasons, keeps
all ports closed.
It involves creating large XML data sets and the ability to send supporting
documents (.txt, .doc, .pps, .xl, etc) to be stored
on the server.
They, the customers sub-contractor who is doing the networking, tell me that
I will need to tunnel through. At the time I was not sure what that meant,
to be honest.
I've read up on the TunnelMaster and TunnelSlave. I'm not certain if that
will be able to get through the
firewall on its own. Would one of the two need to be running as a
On PPTP: If this is used for VPN, might it also work for this concept?
[I'm not as read on that yet, just came across it
I'm awaiting a response from the customer's hosting company to see if I
could submit through an HTTPS connection, even if I had to
convert the data and files to ascii and then convert back.