Configure Phase 1 and Phase 2 Settings

You configure Phase 1 and Phase 2 settings for each IPSec VPN.

Branch Office VPN

For a manual Branch Office VPN (BOVPN), you configure Phase 1 settings when you define a Branch Office gateway, and you configure Phase 2 settings when you define a Branch Office tunnel. 

For more information about BOVPN Phase 1 and Phase 2 settings, see:

Mobile VPN with IPSec

For Mobile VPN with IPSec, you configure the Phase 1 and Phase 2 settings when you add or edit a Mobile VPN with IPSec configuration.

For more information, see:

Use a Certificate for IPSec VPN Tunnel Authentication

When an IPSec tunnel is created, the IPSec protocol checks the identity of each endpoint with either a pre-shared key (PSK) or a certificate imported and stored on the XTM device. You configure the tunnel authentication method in the VPN Phase 1 settings.

For more information about how to use a certificate for tunnel authentication, see:

See Also

About IPSec VPN Negotiations

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