RFC 3457

Requirements for IPsec Remote Access Scenarios, January 2003

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S. Kelly
S. Ramamoorthi
ipsra (sec)

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DOI:  https://doi.org/10.17487/RFC3457

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IPsec offers much promise as a secure remote access mechanism. However, there are a number of differing remote access scenarios, each having some shared and some unique requirements. A thorough understanding of these requirements is necessary in order to effectively evaluate the suitability of a specific set of mechanisms for any particular remote access scenario. This document enumerates the requirements for a number of common remote access scenarios. This memo provides information for the Internet community.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.

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