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Re: [suse-security] freeSWAN
  • From: "Torsten Behle" <tbehle@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 22 May 2000 19:05:49 +0200
  • Message-id: <392968ED.1C84DE28@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Did you try to ping/traceroute the gateways?
Remember, the emphasis on VPN is the "N".
You'll have to use machines _behind_ the gateways.
If you want to to secure traffic between gateways or between
net-gateway, you'll have to set up special connections.

BTW: You can use ifconfig to check where packets are dropped if you need to.
(See ipsec-FAQ for detailed description)


Bjoern Chyba wrote:

> traceroute stops at the ipsec0 device.
> if i ping the other's private net packets will
> only reach ipsec0.
> does anybody know what i could do?
> does anybody know tools to check
> if routers inbetween drop ipsec packets?

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