Do I need to create any certificates on this 2003 Server to enable VPN access?

I'm going through my checkist and it seems I've got everyting set up correctly, including PPTP pass-through and port-forwarding on the router, and I've set up dozens of VPN's t Windows Servers, but only on SBS and not on plain Server 2003. Anyone? Thanks.
WineGeekAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Jay_Jay70Commented:
Hi WineGeek,

no need to create any certs with 2003 that i am aware of.....

Cheers!
0
DLeaverCommented:


You would only require certicates if you were running L2TP vpns.  As PPTP is legacy vpn software for vpns then there is no need for a CA.  Just ensure that you set the MPPE encyption to the highest level

DL
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Windows Server 2003

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.