Go Back   TechArena Community > Technology > Networking & Security
Become a Member!
Forgot your username/password?
Tags Active Topics RSS Search Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 03-03-2010
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 49
What is VPN tunneling

What does vpn tunneling stands for. Normally I had found that this is used for protecting the vpn from incomings or hacks. I had seen this when I use my internet on a hot spot. But when the same comes under a vpn of big enterprise. What does it offers and how does it works. What are the different protocols involved in this.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-03-2010
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 3,423
Re: What is VPN tunneling

Mainly VPNs rely on tunneling to generate a confidential network that accomplish across the Internet. Fundamentally, tunneling is the procedure of placing a complete packet within a different packet and distributing it over a network. The protocol of the external packet is understood by the network and both points, called channel interfaces, where the packet goes through and exits the network.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-03-2010
Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 3,514
Re: What is VPN tunneling

Tunneling necessitate three dissimilar protocols, carrier protocol it is the protocol which is utilized by the network that the information in sequence is traveling over. Encapsulating protocol, it is the protocol (GRE, IPSec, L2F, PPTP, L2TP) that is enfolded approximately the inventive data and the last is Passenger protocol - The inventive data (IPX, NetBeui, IP) being passed.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-03-2010
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 3,336
Re: What is VPN tunneling

Tunneling has remarkable suggestion for VPNs. For illustration, you can situate a packet that uses a protocol not maintained on the Internet (such as NetBeui) surrounded by an IP packet and transmit it securely over the Internet. Or you might put a packet that uses a confidential (non-routable) IP address surrounded by a packet that uses a globally exclusive IP address to expand a confidential network over the Internet. Your browser does not maintain JavaScript or it is put out of action.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-03-2010
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 4,215
Re: What is VPN tunneling

In a remote-access VPN, tunneling generally takes position by using PPP. Element of the TCP/IP stack, PPP is the moved for additional IP protocols when communicating in excess of the network connecting the host computer and a remote system. Remote-access VPN tunneling relies on PPP. Both of the protocols scheduled below were built using the essential structure of PPP and are used by remote-access VPNs.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-03-2010
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 3,782
Re: What is VPN tunneling

The coating which are used in remote right of entry VPN are L2F (Layer 2 Forwarding) determination the utility of any verification scheme maintained by PPP and PPTP (Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol) association which contain US Robotics, Microsoft, 3COM, Ascend and ECI Telematics. PPTP maintains 40-bit and 128-bit encryption and determination the utility of any verification scheme maintained by PPP.
Reply With Quote
Reply

  TechArena Community > Technology > Networking & Security
Tags: , , , , ,



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads for: "What is VPN tunneling"
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
SSH tunneling in Backtrack Jensen Ackles Networking & Security 4 12-05-2010 04:12 PM
Terredo Tunneling, etc. Larry E Vista Help 9 10-03-2010 01:56 AM
How vpn tunneling works dalsandhu Networking & Security 4 19-11-2009 11:23 AM
GPRS Tunneling Protocol (GTP) hjazz Networking & Security 1 02-01-2009 06:31 PM
Teredo Tunneling Psuedo-Interface Jyran Vista Setup and Install 1 06-03-2007 10:56 AM


All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 03:35 AM.