Too many security failures tightvnc ?

Posted November 30, 2014 12.6k views

My error: Too many security failures
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Guild for me, please

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The VNC server has a built in security feature which will block access after 5 unsuccessful login attempts. This block by default is 10 seconds and doubles for each authentication failure after that. You will need to allow a few minutes for this to timeout and then you should be able to log in.

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