WDS with AES encryption
jsun at junsun.net
Fri Feb 13 13:26:06 EST 2004
On Fri, Feb 13, 2004 at 06:22:22PM +0100, Bruno Randolf wrote:
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> On Friday 13 February 2004 16:22, Jun Sun wrote:
> > I don't know much about CCMP/AES, but I thought about the same problem
> > too. I was thinking to use VPN over the link, and the bridge LAN over
> > IPsec interface.
> > The idea seems pretty wacky to me. Has anybody tried this? Will this
> > work?
> > In short,
> > . WDS creates wlan0wd0 on top of wlan0
> > . IPSec creates ipsec0 over wlan0wds0
> > . bridging tool bridges ipsec0 and eth0
> i think you cannot bridge with ipsec because ipsec operates only at the IP
Ahh, I see. I suppose you can route between those
LANs through ipsec interfaces, which is probably what you should do
> for layer2 vpn you could use openvpn or tinc.
OpenVPN looks awesome.
Tinc is pretty similar to OpenVPN. Any comparison between those two?
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