How to: Change 22 port for backup + verify remote NAS

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Re: How to: Change 22 port for backup + verify remote NAS

Unread post by benn600 » Wed Feb 18, 2015 6:10 pm

VPN would allow you to not port-forward that port, but make it only available via port 22. Another option that would work OK that I just thought of (I don't think anything would be a problem).

Shared Folder Sync A -> B(1)
B(1) locally Time Backs Up to B(2)

This way, you send the data over the public internet safely. HOWEVER, you won't be able to restore a file quickly via A, you'll have to login to B and somehow get that file another way.

VPN is probably the best way.
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Re: How to: Change 22 port for backup + verify remote NAS

Unread post by empezar » Tue Apr 12, 2016 9:08 pm

I would definitely use VPN if Synology's VPN client could connect using a key file. Now I can't since my remote router only supports that kind of authentication for OpenVPN.

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