[vpn-help] VPN connection drops weekly

Kevin VPN kvpn at live.com
Thu Mar 21 20:17:58 CDT 2013

On 02/21/2013 12:53 PM, Lisa Toensing wrote:
> Hi, I have a client who is using Shrew Soft VPN. In the past few
> months the vpn has disconnected at about the same time every Tuesday.
> Is there a setting or something that would cause this?  Thanks in
> advance for any input!

Hi Lisa,

My guess would be that either the VPN gateway has a maximum limit of 7 
days on the Phase 1 lifetime or a maximum number of times that the Phase 
1 association can be re-negotiated without starting a new connection.

I would contact the VPN gateway administrator.

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