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Tunneling through the firewall using HTML5

The portal is used to kick off RDP and SSH sessions. Corporate firewalls can also be dealt with by HTML5-based web clients automatically streaming to the local device, providing the RDP/SSH session over SSL on port 443.”

If it can be bypassed with a browser, doesn't this defeat the whole point of having a firewall?

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