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This paper described in detail the components and their associated design decisions for a Windows 2000-based router-to-router VPN deployment including VPN routers, Internet infrastructure, authentication protocols, VPN protocols, site infrastructure, AAA infrastructure, and certificate infrastructure. This paper also included detailed walkthroughs of PTPP and L2TP-based router-to-router VPN deployments using computers running Windows 2000 Server, details of firewall configuration, and a discussion of VPN troubleshooting tools and common VPN problems with suggested solutions.

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