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SSL VPN by Joseph Steinberg, Tim Speed

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Where to Deploy the SSL VPN server

As discussed in Chapter 4, proper deployment of an SSL VPN server within enterprise infrastructure is critical for ensuring a secure implementation.

We will now examine the pros and cons of locating the SSL VPN server in various locations within a typical organization's infrastructure. (None of these architectures is perfect; it is important for people considering deploying an SSL VPN to understand the ramifications of using each architecture before deciding on which one to choose.)

Back Office

One option is to place the SSL VPN onto an internal network as shown below:

Back Office

Pros

Locating an SSL VPN on an internal network ...

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