Documentation about IPsec





A solid unterstanding of the IKE protocol is particularly useful when debugging IPSec configurations. The following books might help you getting a good grasp of the subject.

  • Kaufman, Charlie, Radia Perlman and Mike Speciner. Network Security - PRIVATE Communication in a PUBLIC World (2nd Edition), Prentice Hall International, 2002, ISBN 0-13-046019-2 (hardcover).
  • Doraswamy, Naganand and Dan Harkins. IPSec: The New Security Standard for the Internet, Intranets, and Virtual Private Networks (2nd Edition), Prentice Hall PTR, 2003, ISBN 0-13-011898-2 (hardcover) / 0-13-046189-X (paperback).