Questions re: VPN protocols globally

Christopher Morrow morrowc.lists at
Wed Oct 5 16:01:54 UTC 2016

On Tue, Oct 4, 2016 at 11:15 PM, Eric Germann <ekgermann at>

> I’ve been charged with building a global VPN as an overlay on top of a
> certain 3 letter company who also sells lots of stuff.
you say 'vpn' do you mean 'mpls vpn' or 'ipsec vpn over intertubes' ?

> We’re looking at
> US East
> US West
> US Central (eventually)
> Brazil
> Singapore
> Frankfurt
> Ireland
> Sydney
> Maybe Canada
> Maybe India (outsourcesrs)
> In the planning stages now and wondering if there are any protocols I need
> to stay away from ITAR wise with this list of countries.
> Contemplating Suite B with GCM, etc and AES acceleration.
most places dont' really care about encryption if your use is 'for
corporate use', not providing use by external parties (internet access
sorts of things), I believe.

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