[LUNI] VPN Software on Linux?
cgmckeever at gmail.com
Thu Aug 3 23:31:27 CDT 2006
On 8/3/06, Samir Faci <samir at esamir.com> wrote:
> So here goes.
> I spent a little bit of time on wireless encryption and found out that
> pretty much both wep and wpa are worthless and can be cracked too damn
> easely for comfort.
> I'd like to setup a forced vpn authentication/encrytpion etc.... leave
> the AP open but unless you're vpned in, it's worthless.
> I have a vague idea on how to do this, though I'm not too worried about
> the details yet. My question is this...
> OpenSwan, FreeSwan, OpenVPN and any other variations?
I never got far with OpenSwan or FreeSwan - but OpenVPN is awesome -
I found it a lot more straightforward and the community seemed much
more active and resourceful.
> Is there one in particular I should use? Adv/Disadvantages? Is one
> more secure then the rest (I know it depends on the admin, and the
> configuration...etc... but overall? )
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