What is the best encryption or authentication protocols for Blue Coat Cloud?


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Overview

When creating an IPsec tunnel to Threatpulse, what is the best encryption/authentication protocol to use?
What IPsec proposal should I use when connecting to the Threatpulse service?
What transform set should I use with Threatpulse?/
What IKE proposals should I use?  AES or 3DES?

Cause
Resolution

When connecting to the Blue Coat Cloud (Threatpulse) via IPsec, the optimal encryption mechanism to use is AES.  The Cloud does support 3DES, however Blue Coat recommends using AES for your IKE proposal and IPsec proposal.

Workaround
Additional Information
Bug Number
InQuira Doc IdKB4512
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First Published      10/01/2014
Last Modified      10/01/2014
Last Published      10/01/2014
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Product      Cloud IPsec VPN
Topic      Configuration / WUI / CLI, Installation / Configuration, Networking
Article Number      000015259
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