Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol

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A protocol which enables remote users to access a local area network. It works by storing the protocol within messages sent via TCP-IP and enables companies to develop virtual private networks. The protocol was developed by the Microsoft Corporation and a number of modem manufacturers. It is often abbreviated to PPTP.

Subjects: Computing.

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