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How to route traffic through OpenVPN for the server only

I have a number of services running on my server to which I want to restrict access to only those connecting through OpenVPN. I did manage to get routing to work to a second IP I added to the ...
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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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Resource requirements for cloud OpenVPN server [duplicate]

I am building a proxy server for a client of mine. My platform of choice is Amazon EC2 with Arch Linux and Squid running. For the encryption part I have chosen OpenVPN for simplicity and large ...
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Cannot see an EC2 VPN server from another EC2 instance

I'm using openVPN to connect to one EC2 instance from another. The client cannot see the server, however, despite that servers outside of AWS can see the server and successfully negotiate with it. ...
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Strongswan and OpenVPN together

I have an host in Amazon EC2 which is configured with an OpenVPN Access Server. The only client to this server is acting as a gateway from a private network. I installed StrongSWAN 5 on the same host ...
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991 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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Installing OpenVPN in Amazon EC2?

I'm trying to install openvpn in my amazon ec2 instance. I tried the following site for my setup. In my client side I run the following command : sudo openvpn --proto tcp-client --remote ...
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OpenVPN client on Amazon EC2

I have an account with an OpenVPN service, and I'd like to get that running on my EC2 instance running Ubuntu 12.04. I have my config file in /etc/openvpn, and it connects fine when I run sudo ...
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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 ...
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Why is my OpenVPN Client not connecting to the server? Amazon EC2 Windows

I have been trying to set up OpenVPN on an Amazon EC2 instance running Windows 2008 SQL Server. After following several tutorials, I have been able to get the server running. Here is my server conf ...
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785 views

Is there a tutorial for setting up OpenVPN on Amazon's EC2 running a Windows 2008 server?

I have been looking for hours, for a way to set up an OpenVPN server on an Amazon EC2 instance that's running Windows Server 2008 R2. All of the tutorials I have found deal with EC2 Linux, Ubuntu, ...
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OpenVPN on ec2 bridged mode connects but no Ping, DNS or forwarding

I am trying to use OpenVPN to access the internet over a secure connection. I have openVPN configured and running on Amazon EC2 in bridge mode with client certs. I can successfully connect from the ...
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OpenVPN access server on Amazon VPC vs free version

Maybe I'm missing the point, but I'd like to setup simple VPN access with software VPN to access my private network on Amazon VPC. I thought OpenVPN would be a great solution for this, and I thought ...
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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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how to setup openvpn on amazon ec2 small windows instance with static key

I have a small ec2 windows instance which means its windows server 2003. I need to be able to resolve the instance from my windows machine at home through a vpn I have determined ...
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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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1answer
773 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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Help setting up OpenVPN server

I set up an openvpn server on ec2 following the directions here: http://alestic.com/2009/05/openvpn-ec2 That all works great. I'd like to change this to use asymmetric keys, and allow multiple ...
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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 ...