Virtual Private Networking and Cryptography
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Virtual Private Networks can offer significant cost savings through the use of the Internet for secure private data transmissions between corporate sites. This course covers the principles of cryptography, node authentication and key management schemes used in VPN implementation, as well as the different data tunnelling facilities available. Cryptography is a complex subject, and the math techniques involved will be covered in overview form only.