Customers like SSL VPNs for ease of use, IPSec for security
So which are better, SSL or IPSec VPNs? The answer, not surprisingly, depends on what you mean by the word "better": customers tend to like SSL VPNs for ease of use, although IPSec VPNs get top marks for security.
That's one upshot of a new VPN study from market watcher Infonetics Research. It found that the perceived security benefits of IPSec VPNs do come at a cost, however: Customers rate IPSec configurations as high in both cost and complexity, while SSL VPN adopters tend to have reservations about security and protection.
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