Site 2 Site VPN Template

The main issue when creating a Site to Site VPN between parties is having the correct information on both sides. Below is a template for the information which is needed to build a VPN Site to2 Site tunnel.

This template is designed to be copied and pasted and sent to the other parties. Please remember to always send sensitive (like below) data over a secure medium.

Peer IP  
Remote Endpoint  
Preshared Key   
IKE (Phase 1)  
Mode [main / aggressive]  
DH Group  
Encryption Algorithm  
Hash Algorithm  
Key Lifetime (normally in seconds)  
IPSEC (Phase 2)  
ESP or AH  
DH Group or No-PFS  
Encryption Algorithm  
Hash Algorithm  
SA Lifetime (normally in seconds)  

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R Donato

Rick Donato is the Founder and Chief Editor of He currently works as an SDN/NFV Solutions Architect and has a keen interest in automation and the cloud.

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