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Can't use a Box in Amazon VPC subnet to connect to the other side of the site-to-site VPN tunnel which is already up

This is what I have done created VPC 192.168.0.0/16 created subnet 192.168.5.0/24 created internet gateway attached internet gateway to VPC created routing table set destination route 0.0.0.0/0 to ...
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Windows 8.1 — PPTP VPN connection dies after a minute or two

First of all, I'm not sure if I should be posting this here on Server Fault or on Super User. Please forgive me if I should have posted it elsewhere. I've set up a PPTP VPN using Amazon EC2. I did ...
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Examples of running VPN clients in Amazon EC2

There are a thousand examples of VPN server setups on EC2 - but what are the limitations for running VPN clients on ec2? (to an existing VPN concentrator outside of EC2, for example). OpenVPN is known ...
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Amazon EC2 Creating Tunnel with OpenVPN

I have followed these instructions: http://aws.amazon.com/articles/0639686206802544 I can ping the VPN endpoints and I have the corresponding VPC CIDR pointing to the EC2 instance in the route table. ...
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194 views

How to connect a data center network to a cloud provider with VPN

We have our production environment on EC2 classic, and we have a lease on some servers in a managed hosting environment. We would like to put a portion of our backend service in the data center, but ...
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264 views

AWS VPN server cost [closed]

This question is probably naive - please bear with me, I'm still getting my head around how VPNs work. TL;DR - if I host a VPN server on an EC2 instance (standalone, not VPC), will I pay $.05/hr for ...
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1answer
251 views

CheckPoint/Amazon VPC VPN tunnel working inconsistently

First time poster, so please be gentle and correct me if there's Server Fault etiquette I'm missing. We have two CheckPoint edge devices at sites A & B, independently managed, connecting to two ...
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2answers
428 views

Setting up GPO to apply upon SSTP VPN login

I have successfully setup up a VPN connection to an EC2 instance of Windows Server 2008 using SSTP. How do I get GPOs to apply upon VPN login?
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176 views

Correctly setting up SSTP on Amazon EC2 Server 2008 Domain Controller

I have successfully setup up a VPN connection to an EC2 instance of Windows Server 2008 using SSTP. But the setup seems a little hacked together and needs some tweeking. My first problem/question is ...
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169 views

VPN from my Amazon EC2 instance to my workplace

I'm migrating my development environment to the cloud to help with working remotely, and I've just come up against a bit of a roadblock. I have an Amazon EC2 instance running Windows 2008 R2, and I ...
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1answer
631 views

Openswan tunnel to remote public NAT'd host

Need help on this VPN set-up to work. Left-hand. EC2: eth0:10.0.0.100/EIP=1.1.1.1 (ie. NAT'd IP) eth1:10.0.0.200/EIP=2.2.2.2 Peer ip/leftid: 1.1.1.1 Right-hand. Cisco: Peer ip: 3.3.3.3 ...
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1answer
2k views

strongSwan IPsec server with AWS EC2 VPC VPN client

I'm trying to create a VPN tunnel between 2 AWS regions. The way I'm trying to do this is by setting up a IPsec server in Linux with strongSwan in one region, and then a VPC VPN in the other region. ...
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1answer
946 views

OpenVPN (HideMyAss) client on Ubuntu: Route only HTTP traffic [closed]

I want to use HideMyAss VPN (hidemyass.com) on Ubuntu Linux to route only HTTP (ports 80 & 443) traffic to the HideMyAss VPN server, and leave all the other traffic (MySQL, SSH, etc.) alone. I'm ...
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3answers
2k views

How to Setup VPN server in Windows Server 2008 on Amazon Cloud E2?

I have servers in Amazon Cloud E2 with Windows Server 2008 R2. I want to setup a VPN server. Can any one guide me? Because as per the MS articles I completed the steps but I am not able to connect ...
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1k views

Connecting to IPSec/L2tp with OpenSwan/xl2tpd from Windows7 to Amazon EC2

I am trying to connect from my Windows7 at home to my OpenSwan/xl2tpd setup on an Ubuntu EC2 instance at Amazon. It is a connection being NATed from both the client and server ends. I was following ...
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2answers
3k views

How can I setup a VPN for remote users to connect to a AWS RDS server?

I have remote developers that travel and have constantly changing IP addresses. I would like them to be able to connect to a VPN running on a instance on EC2. Once they are connected to the VPN with a ...
2
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1answer
379 views

Need an interface for an Elastic IP (DRBD & EC2)

We are trying to mirror a volumes over a geographical zone using DRBD (and Ubuntu 11.10). We are using elastic IP's - however there is no local interface for Elastic IP's - only an interface for a ...
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1answer
455 views

Securing EC2 machines with VPC + a VPN?

Right now, my company is pre-launch and is getting away with a few dirty hacks. The biggest one is that our staging, ci, and monitoring boxes are available at staging.ourcompany.com, ...
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1answer
2k views

Can you connect to Amazon VPC VPN from Windows 7 without a hardware VPN on your end?

I found this thread that seems to suggest it's not possible to connect to Amazon VPC VPN from a Windows 7 box without an external hardware (router) on the client side. Is this true, or did I miss ...
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2answers
121 views

How can I use a VPN to protect an EC2 instance so that only my devs can access it

I have a dev EC2 instance and I would like to use a VPN (ideally provided by AWS) so that only my web devs could access the website on port 80 Is this What virtual private connect is for?
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552 views

VPN to Amazon EC2 Windows 2008 Instance .. or Other Solution?

I have a Windows 2008 Amazon EC2 instance with a public facing web site and a back office 'Admin' site. Currently the back office site is secured with username / password, but ideally I'd like to add ...
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305 views

AWS-hosted sites unreachable from my EC2-based VPN

So I setup a simple PPTP VPN on my EC2 Ubuntu instance. However, when I'm connected to that VPN from my laptop, I'm unable to access any AWS-hosted sites/services (times out). Everything else works. ...
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1answer
2k views

Create PPTP VPN gateway on Amazon EC2 instance?

We are a small software development company and have Amazon EC2 Windows instances set up as workstations that developers can remote desktop into and work on source code. We have a client network ...
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1answer
2k views

IPSec VPN between Amazon VPC and a Watchguard XTM?

I have a branch office behind a Watchguard XTM that needs VPN into an EC2 VPC. I am unfamiliar with Watchguard and am unable to find all of the knobs and dials in the flash admin interface to bring it ...
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468 views

OpenVPN on AWS EC2 gives Error Code 1232 (Transmit Failed)

I am using OpenVPN for a VPN client in an Amazon's EC2 machine instance of Windows Server 2008 (32bit). It successfully connects, briefly, and I get Reply from 10.9.0.1: bytes=32 time=39ms TTL=64 ...
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148 views

Adding an existing AMI to a new VPC with Amazon Services

As the title. I have just created a new VPC but it seems i can only launch new instances into the VPC? Am I missing something? w://
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1k views

OpenVPN tunnel created, but no data seems to be being transferred

I have several Amazon EC2 instances, running Ubuntu, which need to communicate (web servers and a MySQL server). I'd like to use OpenVPN to ensure their communication is secure and to reduce the ...
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3answers
2k views

is it possible to connect a public EC2 instance into company VPN for secure web service calls?

i'm looking for a temporary solution to allow my public web application running in EC2 to make server-side HTTP requests to a web server inside my firewall. I looked into amazon VPC, but that seems ...
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1answer
570 views

Moving VPN configuration from Juniper SSG5 to server

I have a VPN connection which is configured on our Juniper SSG5 and I need to move it to a server (since I can't add my own firewall to Amazon EC2). But I have not really an idea on how to do it or ...
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2answers
4k views

IPSec Tunnel to Amazon EC2 - Netkey, NAT, and routing issue

I'm working on getting an IPSec VPN working between Amazon EC2 and my on-premise. The goal is to be able to safely administer stuff, up/download data, etc. over that tunnel. I have gotten the tunnel ...
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1answer
767 views

vpn/Openvpn as a cloud service

I am working on creating a small cloud (any number of EC2 instances that can be deployed based on load) implementing a VPN as a service for the company I'm working for. This is basically a project ...
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594 views

Has anyone got Hamachi 2 working on EC2 Windows instances?

I have it running and can see the EC2 instance with a direct tunnel. However, I can't ping the EC2 instance nor can I browse the shared folders. I am sure of the following: - File sharing service is ...
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PPTP VPN to amazon EC2 windows 2003 instance

I'm trying to setup a VPN connection to a EC2 instance running windows server 2003. But I can't get it working. I get this error in the event log on the server. A connection between the VPN server ...
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Lan, vpn on Amazon EC2, how to?

The problem is as follows: I have 2 windows2003 server instances running on the cloud. 1) How can I create a local area network from these 2 instances? 2) Assuming that I want to create a VPN ...
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VPN, LAN, Amazon EC2 instances , how to?

The problem is as follows: I have 2 windows2003 server instances running on the cloud. 1) How can I create a local area network from these 2 instances? 2) Assuming that I want to create a VPN ...