Chapter 8. VPN

Introduction

The emergence of the Internet has allowed the increasing growth of companies that are using it as a backbone to connect remote offices, partners, and remote clients. The Internet is a public network, in that no single entity owns the Internet. When you send data through the Internet, you have no way of knowing who owns the devices that the traffic is passing through, or who may be able to view that data. Because of this, virtual private networks ...

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