VPN is the acronym for Virtual Private Network - a network type that uses a the Internet to provide remote networks or single machines with secure access to their organization's network avoiding expensive leased lines.

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Dynamic DNS registration for VPN clients

I've got a VPN server set up in my Active Directory on a remote network. (VPN Server is separate box from DNS/AD) When I dial into the network (client machine is not a member of the AD) the machine ...
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Finally get my win 7 connected to strongSwan VPN, but there's no Internet

I believe I've followed all the instructions, and my win 7 did get connected, but there's no Internet. Background: Server OS: ubuntu 12.04 on linode xen VPS strongSwan Version: 4.6.4 ...
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Can't get past “pending Phase 2” on OpenSWAN <-> ISA Server IPSec VPN

The issue I´m having quite a hard time configuring OpenSWAN on my Linux server (Ubuntu 12.04) to connect to an ISA Server 2004 IPSec VPN. There is apparently something wrong in the configuration that ...
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How to share internet over VPN and inside a virtual machine (Windows)?

` My final goal is to have a virtual machine at work in which anything that happen inside (tcp, udp, ping, ...) will use the Internet connection of a computer at home. So, if inside this VM should I ...
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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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Simple OpenVPN setup on Windows Server 2003 SBS with RRAS

I am trying to set up the most basic VPN configuration with OpenVPN. The server is Windows Server 2003 SBS. A typical client system is Windows 7 Professional. The server has two physical NICs (WAN ...
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Resolve route 53 private hosted zone names in my network [closed]

I have created an AWS VPC and connected my network to it over VPN. I have a private hosted zone within route 53 and the DNS records in it resolve fine in my EC2 instances on the same VPC. Is there ...
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No DNS when connected to Azure virtual network using point-to-site VPN

I have set up a virtual network in Azure, and I've successfully connected using the Azure VPN adapter. I can ping VIPs (internal IPs) of resources in the virtual network. The virtual network is ...
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Route outbound connections from local network through VPN

I have a server A running OpenVPN, an OpenVPN client B (a rooted Android phone as it happens) and a third party C (a laptop, tablet etc.) tethered to B. B can use the VPN to access the internet via ...
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Set up transparent GRE/VPN to redirect all traffic to an External datacenter

I need to setup an existing server with multiple IPs (from OVH) to send all the traffic (through VPN or GRE tunnel) to an external server that has only 1 Public IP. I want to make it like every local ...
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VNC over a VPN connection to a home network [migrated]

I have a small home network and I would like to be able to connect to my server via vnc. My local lan is 192.168.1.0/24 My vpn lan is 10.8.0.0/24 The machine I am attempting to vnc to is at ...
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Hola.org VPN and google-services [migrated]

Does anybody be aware of Google Accounts being blocked or tagged as "suspicius" when accesing them behind hola.org vpn ? i couldnt find info outthere explaining in detail how hola.org platforms pings ...
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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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SSL certificate causes VPN connection error

Everyone! My problem - when I create SSL certificate (using selfssl7 or IIS management console), my vpn connection (L2TP with certificate authentication) will not go up (I get error 789). I have to ...
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Lost connection to windows server after RAS installation

I think I'm in trouble: I can't connect anymore to my server, which is in another country. I have a server running Windows Server 2012. It's standalone. I only have one Administrator user, and I was ...
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L2TP over IPSec VPN (OpenSwan, CentOS 6) unable to connect via iPhone (iOS 5.1) and Android (JellyBean)

I have successfully installed L2TP over IPsec VPN (PSK) using OpenSwan 2.6.38 running on CentOS. Connect DOES WORK perfectly from Windows 8. But doesn't work AT ALL from iPhone 4 (ios 5.1) or ...
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VPN for Video stream

I work at a digital TV broadcast company (cable), we have 2 head ends, one in the US and one in the Caribbean, we currently connect both sites with a cisco L2TPv3 pseudowire VPN between both sites, ...
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OpenVPN redirect-gateway does not work on Windows 7?

i have set up openvpn, and it works. pinging from client to server and backwards works just fine. but now i wanted to redirect all the clients traffic through the vpn. so i did the following steps as ...
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Connect to a WebService through VPN in Linux

I have been given a remote WS. But the provider told me that I can connect to their WS only through a VPN/IPsec. How can I do that? The scenario is this: [user] --- > [My Firewall] -->[My Web ...
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openVPN and multiple external IP addresses

I currently have an openVPN server with multiple external IP addresses. I'd like to have all VPN connections (tun0 interface, and/or 10.19.88.xx IP range) to take the 2nd external IP address as ...
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Hyper-V Cut-n-Paste

I use Hyper-V on a development machine for multiple reasons and one of my biggest annoyances is that I can't cut and paste to/from the virtual machines. I've been through all the options and can't ...
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strongSwan on Angstrom

My problem is to establish a VPN tunnel between cRIO 9068 and a Cisco router. To accomplish this task I was planning to install strongswan on cRIO (opkg install strongswan). I have installed it on ...
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Issues with connecting to OPENVPN

I am trying to configure Mullvad on openVPN - Debian I have followed their online tutorial - Install OpenVPN and resolvconf (sudo apt-get install openvpn resolvconf) Extract the configuration files ...
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Sonicwall TZ205 route traffic from vpn connection to wan interface on vpn failure

We have a Sonicwall TZ205 that has a vpn connection to a Private Verizon network over a hard line internet connection. If the VPN tunnel fails we want the LAN traffic rerouted to another WAN ...
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SonicWALL SSL VPN Can't Click Bookmarks

I've added an RDP bookmark to my SSL VPN Virtual Office page, but can't click it. I've tried importing the certificate, adding to Trusted Sites, and setting Security to Low....but the bookmark just ...
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Managing VPN-based users/VLAN access to a test environment

I'm involved in the setup of a demo/user lab environment comprising several racks of server kit. The idea is that potential hardware/software customers can be given a VPN account that will allow them ...
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Process-wide VPN connection via openconnect

I'm using openconnect to connect to a remote endpoint and SSH onto the machine inside the remote network. The problem is, when I do create the connection, the machine I do it on is unresponsive for ...
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pptp vpn - Kill User Connection

I'd like to be able to terminate a user's connection to my pptp server from the server itself without interrupting anyone else's connection. Problem is - I have no idea how and have found no useful ...
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pfSense/strongSwan “deleting half open IKE_SA after timeout” - IPSec connection Android 4.4 to pfSense 2.2.1 fails

pfSense in version 2.2 switched from Racoon to strongSwan. Since that change, users can no longer connect to the VPN from Android clients (Type IPSec Xauth PSK). The current configuration on ...
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Network system tray icon and control panel slowly becoming unresponsive in Windows 7 [closed]

I have to manage hundreds of VOIP PBXes, which I connect to via the Windows 7 PPTP VPN client. I've noticed that over time as I add more and more PPTP connections, the network system tray, as well as ...
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WSUS on split network

I am trying to find out if this scenario is possible, here is the situation: We have several remote sites that can have their own WSUS server and force the clients to connect via the subnet they are ...
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Setup IKEv2 VPN with certificates against a Windows Server 2012 R2?

Ive been able to use certificates to make a SSTP VPN connection against a Windows Server 2012 R2 RRAS. Im trying to use that same certificate to validate a IKEv2 connection. It seems that my firewall ...
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Enable debug mode in Fortigate SSLVPN client

I have some users that have trouble when connecting to my vpn, I want to see what the errors look like on the user side, hence I enabled the debugging in the client at "Log Level -> Debug" (where you ...
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Is it possible to use IKEv2 with domain usernames and passwords on Windows Server 2012 R2?

Instead of certificates, is it possible to use IKEv2 with domain usernames and passwords? If not, what is the most secure VPN protocol in Windows Server 2012 R2 that can be used with domain usernames ...
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Require smart cards for connections to Windows 2012 remote access server

We have a Windows 2012 server accepting VPN connections over SSTP and authenticating them using the Network Policy Server feature on the same server. For client authentication we've set it up to ...
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Can I make a site-to-site VPN with a public IP on one side only?

I purchased two Cisco RV110W routers to create a site-to-site VPN between two offices. At the main office we have a static IP connected directly to the RV110W. The other office is an executive ...
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How many static IP's do I need for VPN? [closed]

I am setting up a VPN system for my office. Is it correct that if I don't have a dedicated VPN server, I will need to purchase one static IP per computer I wish to connect to? Or can I just give the ...
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How to Access Server After Cisco AnyConnect Connected?

I have bought a VPS with Windows Server 2003 and Valid Public IP a.b.c.d In this Server I have to Connect to Another Private Network with Cisco Any Connect also I have to RUN a CCProxy (http proxy ...
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Bypassing HTTP Proxy throug a machine in cloud

Request: The question must assumed to be hypothetical and answers be limited to technical only. (no ethics and other things) I am in an organization (school) that has very strict network policies. ...
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Allow access to a share on a workgroup using a user which is a part of a domain

There are 2 networks. Network A, which is domain controlled, and Network B, which is a small workgroup. A user from Network A accesses Network B using VPN (Network B is Checkpoint 600, office mode, ...
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openVPN on TCP 443 + sniproxy only for certain IPs - is it a way to do it?

I'm currently running sniproxy and https server. If user is known (IP is known) iptables just allows connection to sniproxy which redirects user to desired website or local https server (127.0.0.1 ...
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VPN client connect/disconnect via command line in XP

In an XP Pro workstation, is there a way to start the native Windows VPN client and open/close a connection from the command line so it can be scripted in a batch file?
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Global VPN Client Can't Acquire IP Address

We have a Sonicwall Pro 2040 and are having issues with our VPN clients. None are able to connect as they all stop at the point of acquiring an ip address. I have tried all the ideas that I have ...
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Tunnel Server Traffic through VPN but keep SSH Access

I would like to tunnel the traffic on my Server through a VPN. The problem is that when I activate the VPN through openVpn I loose the connection to the server through SSH and have to restart the ...
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VPN server on Arch Linux

Trying to set up a VPN server on an Arch Linux box. All I want is for it to be usable by OS X and iPhone OS. I'm a noob at VPN and can't seem to have much luck googling. What software do I need to ...
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What method can I use to manage hundreds of VPNs/Remote Connections to servers outside my network?

Problem We support hundreds of clients and have access to many of their servers via VPN/RDP (SSL VPN, Cisco VPN, MS VPN, etc.). The other kicker to this is we have to be able to let support employees ...
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Excluding some network services from VPN

My local linux server is connected to the internet via router. Router (192.168.0.1) does NAT from ISP assigned IP address (which changes from time to time) to server's local IP (192.168.0.102). When ...
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Distinction between an extranet and a DMZ

I've been reading about intranets, extranets, DMZs and VPNs now, and I'd need some clarifications related to extranets and DMZs. I understand that they are different types of concepts - extranet ...
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Correct way to setup VPN/VLAN for small business NETGEAR FVS336G

My current employer has a horrendous setup for his internet, 2 Virgin Media cabled lines with routers that you'd use at home. So we've had Fibre Optic installed and a Pool of 5 Public IP Addresses. ...
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Setting up a proxy server that uses a vpn connection

My thoughts are like this: I have this external vpn service that I am connecting to. But Is it possible for me to set up a local proxy server that uses that vpn connection, so applications that ...