Protecting the `private' in VPN

MacLeod, Alan
September 1999
Network World;09/27/99, Vol. 16 Issue 39, p33
Trade Publication
Focuses on Internet Engineering Task Force efforts to simplify and standardize key dial-up virtual private network (VPN) services. Features of the Internet Key Exchange (IKE) Configuration Methods proposed by the Task Force's Internet Protocol Security (IPSec) working group; Digital certificates as long-term solution for authentication; Rationale for the proposed Hybrid Authentication Mode for IKE.


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