Just from a security standpoint, XDMCP doesn't provide a secure or encrypted communication tunnel. So, it is always...
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better to have the remote sites VPN into your network. Since this will now be a trusted and secure channel, you will have less to worry about. Also, the other option is to use it over an SSH tunnel.
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