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I'm running a PPTP server on a ubuntu VPS, which has around 20 users . currently we use passwords like this "bi9_Knh78A#" . is this considered safe ? What's the best method to choose passwords ? How secure is PPTP VPN when passwords are very strong ? any tip to increase security ?

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If you are really worried about security, are you sure that PPTP is the correct choice? –  Zoredache Aug 19 '11 at 9:02
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up vote 5 down vote accepted

I've never seen it better explained then here...

That sums it up.

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Dammit, you beat me to it! –  RainyRat Aug 19 '11 at 9:06
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