a device that connects to 2 or more networks and is capable of forwarding data packets into the direction of the ultimate destination based on information read from the packet and internal routing tables.

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Router connect same 2 ports? [closed]

What it will happen if 'accidentally' i will connect 2 ports with the same utp cable? I'm asking here since i don't find anyware such a stupid and silly question but i'm curios about it, the router ...
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How to set the router address in OSX Server VPN

I am able to connect to OSX Server (10.9.2) through a (L2TP) VPN tunnel. However, any other computers in my subnet can not be accessed. On the client (OSX 10.9.2), the router's IP address is being ...
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Physical Interface VS Multipoint Subinterface in Cisco Frame Relay

I am new in learning about Cisco Frame Relay. And I am having trouble in understanding the difference between using physical interface or multipoint subinterface, because it looks the same to me. ...
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Exclude an IP address from an openwrt firewall rule

I am using a wrt54gl with openwrt to try and redirect all traffic on my LAN to a specific server, which will run scapy and other network analysis tools and act as a gateway/firewall to the Internet. ...
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access same subnet on different interfaces

I have a router with external (WAN connection) subnet 192.168.1.0/24 and also on same router a tunnel to a remote location which have the exact same subnet (192.168.1.0/24), and i need from my LAN to ...
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Single machine server with many operating systems [closed]

Could possibly with single one high end Server with supported Virtualization We can have: - DHCP Server (Virtual Machine 1), - Firewall (Virtual Machine 2), - Squid proxy (Virtual Machine 3) - ...
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Configuring DNS with router and BIND

Goal I am trying to setup a local DNS server here in our office. Problem Apparently Comcast has a loop-back so when we configured the domain to go to our IP it works outside of the office but ...
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One subnet, two external IPs

we got 2 external IPs from our ISP and I'm trying to put them to use. I had to connect the entire network We also have 2 server that host a lot of diffrent stuff (some of it on the same ports) and I'd ...
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Back-to-back router configuration [closed]

I have inherited a network where there are 2 routers supposedly configured back-to-back. They are both on the same subnet and only one serves DHCP. There is the possibility that they are not ...
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How to block external access to the DNS service running on a Cisco router?

I have a Cisco (877) router acting as the main gateway for a network; it has a DSL connection and performs NAT from the internal network to its external, public IP address. The router allows SSH ...
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Port Forwarding From Second Router

I have the following setup at work, of which I'm impromptu in charge of: Internet(Modem) <-> Smoothwall (firewall/dhcp/nat) <-> Servers/PCs I need to be able to add a second broadband line in, ...
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what would happen when macchanger to gateway mac address? [closed]

I thought arpspoof GATEWAY_IP -t VICTIM_IP can be prevented by add a static arp entry on victim side, i.e. arp -s GATEWAY_IP GATEWAY_MAC I read ...
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DHCP wont release allocated IPs [closed]

I have a TP-Link td28151 router and I am using DHCP. I need to connect 40 devices to my router by Ethernet. I have set the count of my clients to 100, and my subnet mask is 255.255.255.0. I have ...
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Configuring a route table to route only one (or range of ip) via a VPN connection

This is my home network configuration: Devices/Pc/Smartphone ---> DD-WRT Router ---> Internet Router ---> Internet/World DD WRT router ip: 192.168.1.1 (default gw is 192.168.1.254) Internet ...
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Giving an IP address outside the network to the router to safely make it a switch?

In our office, all machines use IP address 192.168.0.x with subnet mask 255.255.255.0, the network setup is as below: We only had routerA before. But since its wireless signal is too weak (much ...
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How to safely install a new IOS image on a Cisco device when the installed flash memory size isn't enough for two of them?

Today I was updating IOS on a Cisco 877 router, and a problem came up: the installed flash memory wasn't enough to hold both the old and the new IOS images, so the new one couldn't be uploaded unless ...
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Command “ip rule show” not showing anything

I try to list all routing rules, and as far as I know this should be accomplished with the "ip rule show" command. In my case there is nothing returned (really nothing at all). Why? Could it have to ...
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Can I run a single DHCP Server for all branches of an MPLS?

We have a two-location MPLS. I am told by the ISP that I can have a single DHCP server to service both branches. But I don't understand this. Consider this: Location1 (Host branch with the DHCP ...
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Static routing doesn't route correctly

I have Router 1 and Router 2. For R1 I have 1.1.1.1 with /24 mask, for R2 I have 1.1.2.1 with /24 mask. R2 is connected to R1 interface with 1.1.1.2 address. Following image shows my topology ...
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How to get 192.168.3.2 to successfully ping 192.168.2.3

With the layout described below, the following is true: either router can ping any host on either subnet 192.168.2.0/25 hosts can ping (and ssh to) 192.168.3.0/24 hosts but 192.168.3.0/24 hosts ...
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Cisco router or ASA [closed]

Can you tell me what is the difference between having both a Cisco router and ASA appliance in a network and having only the ASA? I remember that my ISP had set a router in front of our network and ...
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Show code for specific block in cisco IOS conf mode?

I work with Fortigate gear a lot and in the CLI it's possible to navigate to a node (say config system global then type in show and it will show me the configuration from that block. In IOS I can't ...
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Can internet gateways be plugged straight into a layer 2 switch?

tl;dr Internet gateways (eg., cable modems, fiber optic gateways) don't function properly when they aren't behind a device with "layer 3" or routing capabilities, correct? Incredibly long backstory ...
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Keep router interfaces isolated

Have a Cisco Router 2811 with a HWIC that gives it an extra port so I have 3 Ethernet ports. Have it configured like this: FA0/0- 192.168.1.1 FA0/1- 192.168.10.1 FA1/0- 10.0.0.1 (outside) All that ...
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Shouldn't we exclude a static IP from the DHCP pool?

In my office, I have a printer with static IP 192.168.0.254/24. Normally, it should be excluded from the DHCP pool in the router. So I just set the DHCP pool to be in the range of 192.168.0.2/24 - ...
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VLAN, possible to do this?

I have a Cisco RV110W small buisiness router. Here is a demo of what the administration interface/options: https://www.cisco.com/web/sbtg/gui_mockups/RV110W/default.asp.htm I have 3 devices connected ...
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Automatically ask router for port redirection on ubuntu

Is there a way to use uPnp or something to automatically ask a router/firewall to redirect data coming from outside to a machine running ubuntu? Here's the deal, I'm supposed to prepare a certain ...
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how publish multi web site with Same port 80 in multi inside web server with cisco router?

I have a problem in publish Multi web Site in multi web server with a single Public IP and all of these Web Sites use Same default port of 80 but have different URL address . I want publish all of ...
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Can a home router separate private network? [closed]

I've just come across this network diagram: http://computer.howstuffworks.com/router1.htm And I am thinking if it can be done with a typical home router. Normally for home router, when we plug a ...
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Getting data to correct computer [duplicate]

So I have taken some networking classes and there is still something that I do not understand thoroughly. How does google (or any external web server of any kind) get data back to the right computer? ...
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What ISP needs to provide in order to route native IPv6 /56 range to several VLANs

I have a theoretical question. Network topology is like this: ISP <--- eth0 -> Router1 <- eth1 ----+--> VLAN1 '--> VLANx For the sake of ...
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Port forwarding doesn't work internally

I've got a machine configured to run a webserver on port 8080. That's all the machine is required to do, but it is possible that the website will be visited by the machine it's self (inside the ...
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Can I use iptables, Shorewall and ipset on the same time?

I'm using iptables for years, because it is a straightforward solution without any magic. But now I'm building a router for myself, I found there are many useful features provided by Shorewall. Is it ...
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Why can't I have the same subnet on WAN and LAN?

I want to know why same IP with same mask on both WAN and LAN side could be a problem. I also want to know if setting different mask, but having same IPs will resolve the routing problem. ...
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Creating a multi-wan/isp failover router where wan IPs are dynamic on Debian

I'm having an incredibly hard time creating a basic router on Debian which has connections to two ISPs where the ip addresses are dynamic. I don't need bonding, I really just need some way to detect ...
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How does one configure an Avaya 4524GT switch to work as an fibre to ether adapter?

I have an Avaya 4524GT routing switch, which has some fibre ports and some ordinary ethernet ports. I want to internally bridge one particular ethernet port to one particular fibre port, so that the ...
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RRAS behind Ubiquity EdgeMAX drops PPTP tunnel

I have a Server 2008 R2 machine behind an Ubiquiti EdgeMAX router. The router has been configured as a NAT, and all GRE traffic along with the TCP control port (1723) has been forwarded to the ...
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Cisco IPSec Hardware Requirements

In order to use IPSec on 2811 and 2651XM Cisco routers, does one need any particular hardware module(s) or just the appropriate software?
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Why is a remote IP redirecting to a local server?

I've got a rack full of Linux servers that host OpenVZ containers and for some reason when I attempt to connect to a certain remote IP from inside a few of the OpenVZ containers (using telnet, for ...
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How Can You Tell If IPSec Is Installed on Cisco

How can I tell if my Cisco router has IPSec installed? I went into configuration mode to see about setting up a crypto policy, but the 'crypto' keyword isn't available. Is this an indication that it ...
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View Logs - HP Router

I have a HP MSR30-10 A router at the edge of our network. The rest of our switches are HP, but it turns out the the HP router comes from the old 3Com world and speaks a different language from the ...
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MPLS: choice of initial label for an incoming packet

At the entry of a MPLS tunnel, which packet fields are used to determine the label of an incoming packet? Here it says that there are other attributes that are taken into account besides the IP ...
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Can I set up port forwarding to emulate not just a port but another IP address?

I am running a proprietary Windows application which functions like a server. You install the program, and then it broadcasts itself over port 13083. The program is web-based, so it's accessed ...
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Access web server on VM from a machine in a different subnet

I cannot access to a web application running on a virtual machine hosted by KVM from a machine in a different subnet. So, I would like to access from the machine 192.168.1.2 (top right in green ...
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Router/Gateway with host-header capability

Can anyone direct me what to look for to get a Router / Gateway / Firewall for my home-office enviroment to be able to run multiple e.g. Webserver on port 80, with one public ip. I know it can be done ...
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How can I route or bridge vlan properly with linux router?

I have a linux router (Centos 6) that I built. It has eth3 and wlan0 bridged together as br0. I have not been utilizing vlans up to this point. I have a wireless AP that is tagged vlan 42 for a guest ...
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Increase dialup connection speeds

I'm currently manage a p2p dialup network like this: client computer==(ethernet)router Cisco 2500==(async port)modems----pstn----modem==dial-in server All things run well except the connection rates ...
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Colocation, Full Rack, Layer2/Layer3 Clarification

We are moving from several 1U servers colo'ed out across several data centers to a full rack in a nearby data center for both physical access reasons, as well as having space for expansion. We also ...
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How to forward traffic to VPN device

I have set-up OpenWRT in a virtual machine which acts as a router. It has two network interfaces: br-lan: connected to vm internal network eth1: connected to internet through host via NAT I have ...
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Linux block access to router login page

I am running virtual machines with Gnome desktops on Debian Squeeze and Wheezy. The virtual machines are on a different subnet than the host. I would like to block the virtual machines from ...