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In my company we sometimes setup PC in hard to reach places. These PCs have WIFI USB dongles, and I want to control them from my laptop using VNC.

How do I setup a secure P2P connection over WIFI? All computers involved are running Win7 64bit.

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You will probably want to setup an "Ad Hoc" (client/client) wifi configuration versus an "Infrastructure" (client/access point) one.

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I believe that Windows 7 only supports using WEP encryption on Ad-Hoc wireless networks. WEP encryption is pretty trivial to break - you should use something like stunnel to encrypt your VNC session if you actually want it to be secure.

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