VPN is very simply configured as a standard Windows network connection and requires only the IP address of the VPN gateway and the user name and password to secure a connection.
* Common Header (CH): corresponding to the IP, L2TP
and the PPP headers.
The FVS328 delivers an advanced security feature set that includes a Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) firewall, Denial of Service (DoS) protection and intrusion detection, and IPSec, PPTP and L2TP
VPN pass-through functionality.
There are many different types of VPN protocols such as GRE, PPTP, L2TP
, and IPSec.
Other alternatives include Microsoft's Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP), and L2TP
, which combines PPTP with the similar Cisco Systems' Layer 2 Forwarding Protocol.
The combination of Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP
) and IPSec encryption enables a multiprotocol (such as IP, IPX, and AppleTalk) solution for remote access VPNs.
Working in conjunction with BayRS(TM) or the Bay Networks Contivity(TM) Extranet Switch, BSAC becomes a fully functioning security/policy engine by supporting Bay Networks DVS or L2TP
The APR-3100N router can handle WAN connection types such as dynamic/static IP, PPPoE, PPTP and L2TP
. In regards to wireless, the user can setup on either a 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz wireless network and employ WEP/WPA/WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK/WPA Enterprise or WPA2 Enterprise security features.
The company said that its new release supports native L2TP
(Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol) settings on iOS and Android-based mobile devices for secure VPN connection to corporate networks, without installing any additional applications or clients.