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 From:  Melvin Backus <melvin at sleepydragon dot net>
 To:  "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>, "'Marco Bottacin'" <m0n0 at westdam dot com>
 Cc:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] VPN QUESTION : IPSEC CLIENT
 Date:  Mon, 04 Oct 2004 18:39:59 -0400
I was able to get the IPSEC stuff working from my XP machine to an IPCop 
machine using the native client.  You might want to check out this 
link.  It references a couple of tools which make using the native client a 
bit easier.

http://www.ipcop.org/cgi-bin/twiki/view/IPCop/IPCopVPNW2Kv140

At 11:00 AM 10/4/2004, James W. McKeand wrote:
>The page below describes using the local Security Settings in Windows 2000
>(secpol.msc) for a ZyWALL firewall. The page goes through a lot of junk on
>how to "Create a custom MMC console" which they never tell you to use...
>This is as close to a "embedded client" as you will find. The page also
>cites some Microsoft pages on IPSEC and Windows 2000. AFAIK, the theory is
>similar to what you can find with XP.
>
>*WARNING* I had tried something similar before the SonicWALL VPN client
>supported XP. Key word is tried - I could not get it to work. When SonicWall
>upgraded to a newer version of the SafeNet client that supported XP a couple
>of weeks later, I gave up in secpol.
>
>This is *NOT* for the faint hearted. If someone is able to get this to work,
>please share with the group.
>
>Here is the Link:
>http://www.zyxel.com/support/supportnote/zywall10_50_100/app/zw_w2k.htm
>
>_________________________________
>James W. McKeand
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Marco Bottacin [mailto:m0n0 at westdam dot com]
>Sent: Monday, October 04, 2004 5:41 AM
>To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
>Subject: [m0n0wall] VPN QUESTION : IPSEC CLIENT
>
>Hi to everyone.
>I need a VPN Freeware clint ( or opensource ) for Mobile Connectivity using
>IPSEC.
>I know i can use PPTP and win2k/xp embedded client but i need more speed and
>security.
>Someone can tell me if windows has a embedded ipsec client?
>if so,how to activate?
>i've searched for this but cannot figure out!
>
>I've got only 2 client wich has to use VPN but...
>
>do u still suggest PPTP?
>
>
>let me know.
>byez
>marco bottacin - westdam
>
>
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Melvin Backus
Principal Wizard
Sleepy Dragon Enterprises
www.sleepydragon.net