OpenVPN is a free and open source software VPN solution. It allows secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections with routed or bridged configurations and remote access facilities.

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Access two web servers (VPS and Windows Server) through the same IP (PUBLIC AND VPN) using VPN

I have two servers: a hosted VPS with a website on port 80, and a home server running windows 7. See the diagram below. The home server is running WAMP on port 88, which works on my home's public ...
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How can I block torrent traffic on a centos 5 server which is used as a openvpn server? [duplicate]

How can I block torrent traffic on a Centos 5 server which is used as a openvpn server? I run a small commercial VPN and keep having issues with DCMA notices, and I wish to block torrents as we do not ...
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Is it possible to create a static IP address within OpenVPN? [on hold]

So, I have an OpenVPN server. I connect to it on my PC, laptop, and phone. I would like to host some services that I use within the VPN, so they aren't accessible on the actual internet. The IP ...
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OpenVPN “rwRW” logging

When an openvpn client is configured to have a debugging level of verb 5 or higher, one will find text similar to "rWrWRwRwRwRwrWrWrWRw" in their OpenVPN log, appearing when packets transit the VPN ...
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Make Monit check OpenVPN client connection status

We're running a multi-site business, each site connected to a central OpenVPN server to provide access to internal systems. I'm currently using Monit to check if OpenVPN client is running and if the ...
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What does push dhsp-option do besides “redirect-gateway def1”?

Hy! I got an Openvpn server on Linux and use it to route all ipv4 traffic from my clients (win7,android, pfsense etc). I finally want to really understand the routing thing, although it works, but ...
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Ubuntu OpenVPN GUI setting incorrect default routing gateway

I'm currently playing with setting up an OpenVPN Access Server in AWS. For the most part I've got everything working, except when I try to add the VPN connection to Ubuntu using the networks GUI. ...
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Getting “Cannot ioctl TUNSETIFF tun: Operation not permitted” when trying to connect to OpenVPN

I'm trying to setup an OpenVPN Access Server in AWS using the market place AMI, but I;m struggling to connect to it. The access server is up and running. I've also added a user with Auto-Login and ...
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SSH traffic over openvpn connection freezes when I cat a file

I have an openvpn (version 2.1_rc15 at both ends) connection setup between two gentoo boxes using shared keys. it works fine for the most part. I use mysql, http, ftp, scp over the vpn with no ...
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OpenVPN connected but not internet access on the client

I've setup OpenVPN following this tutorial, and everything works fine except that I don't have an internet connection on the client while connected to VPN. ...
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Asus RT-N66U Openvpn server connects but cant access the internet [on hold]

I have a Asus RT-N66U router at home, which i've created a openvpn server on port 443 using TCP. Got port 443 open. At my house, I have a ISP router (192.168.1.254), and my router connects on ...
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Openvpn server with bind9 DNS on AWS. Linux client cannot resolve host names.

I have a openvpn server set up and working on an AWS debian instance. It works as should but I want to push DNS queries to linux clients from bind9 which is on the same server as openvpn. All seems to ...
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Can't get “redirect-gateway” to work correctly

On my client side, if I include "redirect-gateway", I can access the tunnel but I cannot access internet. Without it, I can't access the tunnel but I can access internet. Server: port 1194 proto udp ...
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How can I prevent OpenVPN from clobbering local route?

I have a local network on 192.168.1.0 with netmask 255.255.255.0. When I connect to a VPN though OpenVPN (as a client), it pushes a route for 192.168.1.0 that clobbers the existing one, making my ...
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Centos 7 with SElinux: openvpn and DNS

I'm trying to use openvpn as client on centos 7. It works fine, but i cannot get DNS from server. As you know, there is no resolvconf in new Centos, so, standard update-resolv-conf script doesn't ...
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OpenVPN Client recieves reply from Ping to Server but not from eth0 or non-server IP

I have been using OpenVPN succesfully with Layer2 bonding for over a year now. I have been experimenting with a more complicated setup on the local LAN using a ProxmoxVE hosting KVM VM as the server ...
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OpenVPN-AS not starting

I have been trying to get an OpenVPN Access server running but I am having a lot of trouble. I have a host node running Proxmox and I would like an OpenVZ container to run the server. I have gone ...
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MULTI: bad source address from client - any one-off solutions?

Setup: I have the an openvpn client/server setup (config files at bottom), and I get the infamous MULTI: bad source address from client [192.168.x.x], packet dropped message at server. The server has ...
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Bridging a vlan and OpenVPN tap on Debian

Under Debian I need to bridge a vlan eth0.1 and tap tap0. Usually, when bridging a normal ethernet adapter with a tap I would include something along the lines of this in /etc/network/interfaces: ...
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Juniper SRX1400 VPN

I have been trying to set up a client VPN on a Juniper SRX1400 without much success. All documentation I found from Juniper and elsewhere does a lot of other (difficult and wonderful) things other ...
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Connect OpenWRT router, root server and roadwarrier via VPN - which vpn technology? [closed]

I want to connect a private LAN (connected over an OpenWRT router via DSL), a root server on a hoster and different roadwarrior together to one VPN. On the root server (Debian Wheezy) I´ve installed ...
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OpenVPN client ping server: eth0 works, tun0 fails

Usually for OpenVPN, people have issues accessing LAN interfaces but no issues accessing the TUN interfaces. I have the opposite problem. Ping from client (10.9.0.1) to server eth0 (10.0.0.97) works ...
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Untangle VPN setup, how to see internal addresses?

So Untangle is setup as the default gateway at 192.168.100.1/24, it is the authorative DHCP server issuing addresses from 192.168.100.100 to 192.168.100.200 and is successfully connected to the ...
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Unable to logon to vpn [closed]

My openvpn client log file- The interesting bit: Tue Oct 26 12:32:49 2010 TLS Error: cannot locate HMAC in incoming packet from 67.228.223.12:3389 Tue Oct 26 12:32:49 2010 Fatal TLS error ...
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How access remote network with OpenVPN?

I am currently trying to configure OpenVPN to access our company network remotely. I was able to establish a connection and ping the server at the configured address (10.8.0.1), but I was not able to ...
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iptables rule(s) to send openvpn traffic from clients over an sshuttle tunnel?

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 box with OpenVPN. The VPN is working as expected -- clients can connect, browse the Web, etc. The OpenVPN server IP is 10.8.0.1 on tun0. On that same box, I can use sshuttle ...
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issues with installing, No config files OpenVPN 2.3.2-4.el7.x86_64 on Centos 7

Having some issues with OpenVPN 2.3.2-4.el7.x86_64 on Centos 7 (it's a VPS with digital ocean). Basically I am trying to install and configure OpenVPN to use as a VPN server. However it seems I am ...
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OpenVPN Route Client Traffic Through VPN Server Tunnel

I have configured a vps following this tutorial, the server and client are successfully connected and can ping each other, server is at 10.8.0.1 and the connected client (android-OpenVPN Connect) get ...
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pfSense OpenVPN Routing to Sever LAN

I'm trying to get my OpenVPN server to route traffic from clients to the server's LAN. My setup is as follows: pfSense box at 10.1.1.1 Other servers on the LAN at 10.1.10.0/24 (with DNS server at ...
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OpenVPN ERROR: could not insert 'tun': Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)

I'm trying to configure OpenVPN on my Debian 7 VPN but I'm getting the following error ERROR: could not insert 'tun': Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg) I tried the ...
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OpenVPN and TomatoVPN

Wondering if someone can help me with the following. I have updated my Linksys router with TomatoVPN and used the following config: Interface Type:TAP Protocol:UDP Port:1195 Firewall Custom ...
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pfsense access openvpn client´s lan

I want to cover the following case: pfsense server´s LAN: 10.1.0.0/24 openvpn client network: 10.2.0.0/24 Local network of one openvpn client: 192.168.2.0/24 Working: Access the network ...
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Openvpn Server multiple Certs

We have OpenVPN clients with CA-Certificates from an old and a new authority. We can't change them all at once. The clients are verifying the certificate presented by the server. Is it possible ...
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Openvpn, forward packets very slowly

I rebooted my server, and an odd issue just came out. I am running on ArchLinux, the clients are Ubuntu, Android and Mac. The problem is that accessing the internet via the clients is slow, about ...
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OpenVPN won't start on ubuntu - PID not found

I am running ubuntu version 12.04 LTS and I have installed OpenVPN on it. After a while of troubleshooting why my client won't connect (I have generated keys and confligured the client), I ran ...
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Tomato to OpenVPN Server on Ubuntu Server

I use OpenVPN on Ubuntu Server as VPN Server, and Viscosity successfully working with this client configuration: xxx.no-ip.org remote udp 1194 dev tun tls-client ca ca.crt cert cert.crt key key.key ...
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Check concurrent connections per user on OpenVPN server

I have an OpenVPN server running on a dedicated server and I want to know how many connections each user has open with the server. To test, I made it so im the only one that can login, and then ...
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vpnc through openvpn failed

I should connect to a Cisco VPN server for example 95.94.66.6, it configured to accepts specified IPs so I launched a server with a registered IP on Cisco which runs an openvpn server. The scenario ...
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Add VPN To WIndows VPS via RDP ? (Internet access - A Quick n Easy Way)

I have a VPS running Windows Server 2008 R2 with one NIC hosting some websites. I have tried to install OpenVPN with no success. I am trying to set up for VPN with 1x user and password specifically ...
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How to troubleshoot problem with OpenVPN Appliance Server not able to connect

1) I have a Windows Server 2008 Standard SP2 2) I am running Hyper-V and have the OpenVPN Appliance Server virtual running 3) I have configured it as it said, only issue was that the legacy network ...
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OpenVPN Hairpin Nat

I have an OpenVPN set up that looks like this: +------------------------------------------------------+ | ...
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OpenVPN client from multidomain SSL host

My server uses it's server certificate when connecting as a client to another server. webserver - server1.mydomain.com openvpnserver - server2.mydomain.com Server1 is a web server with SSL ...
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VM LAB - Promiscuous mode clarification

So for clarification I am running a Lab within VMware behind OpenVPN, 1 NIC with direct internet access (WAN vswitch) and another NIC with a leg inside a LAN vswitch. (This obviously houses my VM's ...
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Cisco VPN client - how to automate vpn process

I use Cisco vpn client to connect some customer Vpnclient.exe required answer about the question “Do you wish to continue” (yes / no ) Is it possible to run the vpnclient.exe without question ? ...
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OpenVPN vs. IPSec - Pros and Cons, what to use?

Interestingly I have not found any good search results when searching for "OpenVPN vs IPSec". So here my question: I need to setup a private LAN over an untrusted network. And as far as I know, both ...
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OpenVPN Port forwarding on a OpenVZ VPS

I've been trying for the past 3 hours to forward the 443 port from my client to the 20443 port on my server (CentOS 7 on OpenVZ), so i can access it on myserverip:20443. I have OpenVPN Access ...
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DD-WRT/OpenVPN Tunnel Between Two Routers - Block Non-VPN Traffic on vlan1

I have two DD-WRT routers with OpenVPN that I am trying to make a secured tunnel between them. I need them to drop everything that is not going to tap0 on the WAN ports(both of which are set to ...
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Help with OpenVPN setup on Windows Server 2003

Just wondering if someone can assist me further with the set-up of OpenVPN on my Windows Server 2003. I have configured Win Server as per the following guide: http://tinyurl.com/kxusv and I'm now at ...
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OpenVPN: correct way to use a relative path in an OVPN file

I am attempting to connect to a service using OpenVPN. There are a number of configuration files (.OVPN) that share a single certificate (ca.crt); all are located in the same directory. ...
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iptables NAT can't initialise on Debian openvz [duplicate]

So i want to create a nat rule for an openVPN server. After getting trouble with the TAP/TUN Devices, it's finally working i think It's working greate but not routed so useless. Now i have to make a ...