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