Problem Statement: Mobile IPv4 Traversal of VPN Gateways

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (mobileip WG)
Last updated 2004-08-24 (latest revision 2003-06-26)
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Deploying Mobile-IP v4 in networks which are connected to the internet through a VPN (Virtual Private Network) gateway presents some problems which do not currently have well-described solutions. This document aims to describe and illustrate these problems, and propose some guidelines for possible solutions.


Farid Adrangi (
Henrik Levkowetz (

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