This is going to be a lengthy post, one I’ve been wanting to do for a while, since there is not much information out there on this type of setup.

First off, let me explain the title real quick. “Juniper SSG Double Dual Homed VPN” means that we have 2 sites, e.g. branch and a main office and that both sites have two different internet connections for failover. We want to create a VPN between these 2 sites. It will look like this:

ssg-double-dual-homed

Juniper SSG firewall devices could be a perfect fit for a branch connecting to a main facility/datacenter. … Read more


Another Snow Leopard issue; Juniper’s Network Connect application (from the great Secure Access series) wouldn’t work anymore. It started, but when connecting, it gave the very descriptive error: “Cannot connect!”

Hidden away in the Juniper forums I found the solution:

sudo chmod 755 /usr/local/juniper/nc/6.4.0/
sudo mkdir '/Applications/Network Connect.app/Contents/Frameworks'

6.4.0 being your local version.… Read more