A virtual private network deployment framework

S. Patton, B. Smith, D. Doss, W. Yurcik
Proceedings 25th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks. LCN 2000  
This paper presents a layered VPN planning framework for organizations based on actual implementation experience. Specifically, we describe security issues corresponding to five distinct layers of analysis: (1) VPN technology; (2) Firewalls; (3) Legacy Networks; (4) Survivability; and (5) Legacy Applications. There is a broad spectrum of VPN options available with each having its own strengths, weaknesses, and vulnerabilities. It is anticipated that no single VPN solution will supplant others
more » ... l supplant others but instead a diversity of choices will continue to emerge thus increasing the value of an advanced planning framework.
doi:10.1109/lcn.2000.891033 dblp:conf/lcn/PattonSDY00 fatcat:hrf2vwn2fvbordh66zv36mp3kq