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The Truth About MPLS Security
If you are sending data over a “private” Wide Area Network (WAN) there is a dirty little secret your service provider doesn’t want you to know about. The truth is that these so-called private WANs offer no inherent security and they aren't really even private.
If your company is assuming it’s data is safe as it traverses a service provider’s “private” network, this paper is a must read.
- Explains the basics of what MPLS actually is and how it works
- Dispels the myths surrounding MPLS (and other forms of WAN) security
- Provides information on how to secure your data without impacting MPLS and network performance or availability
Readers will benefit by gaining a clear understanding of the security shortcomings of MPLS and other "private" networks and learning how to protect their data without compromising network and application performance.