- A virtual community of network engineers
 Home  BookStore  StudyNotes  Links  Archives  StudyRooms  HelpWanted  Discounts  Login
IPSec and GRE posted 06/14/2001
[Chronological Index] [Thread Index] [Top] [Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next]


I see quite a few posts and recommendations to use GRE tunnels with IPSec.
This confuses me because IPSec performs tunnelling in its default
configuration anyway so I cannot see any reason for tunnelling through a

Can anybody give a good reason to use a GRE tunnel instead of the default
IPSec tunnel mode configuration?


Andrew G. Mason
CCIE #7144
**Please read:
To unsubscribe from the CCIELAB list, send a message to
majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx with the body containing:
unsubscribe ccielab