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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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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PPTP VPN - No internet access though the VPN

I am very new to the world of windows server I'm renting a VM in the USA for my web hosting(DC, DNS and Web host role) and I decided that I would install a VPN on it so I could re-route me ...
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sharing more VPN connections on several computers in LAN

my LAN looks like this: router 192.168.0.1 router (default gateway, connects whole LAN to internet) pc2 192.168.0.2 Linux pc connected to external VPN No.1 pc3 192.168.0.3 Windows pc connected to ...
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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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Router OpenVPN client connected, but remote VPN machines not visible

My goal is to connect my Asus RT-68 router to remote VPN network, so LAN computers can access remote ones. Remote OpenVPN server is run on Zentyal Linux distro. My LAN address range is 100.100.0.0/24 ...
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Strongswan vpn tunnel connected but the traffic is not routed through it

I have just set up a vpn tunnel site-to-site with strongswan (4.5). The tunnel looks fine and connected to the other side, but seems there is a problem routing traffic through the tunnel. Any idea? ...
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site to site vpn between sonicwall and pfsense

The problem i am facing is establishment of a site to site VPN in between pfSense( version 2.0.1) and SonicWall Pro2040 Enhanced ( Firmware Version: SonicOS Enhanced 4.2.1.4-7e) . All of the ...
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Strongswan: clients can connect to server but no internet access

I've set up an ipsec server and after a while I could connect to it from my android device. but there is no internet connection in client side. I have also added NAT rules to forward traffics from ...
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Connecting OS X to an IPSec VPN

The company I work for provide VPN access using the FortiClient for Windows. This is great for people running Windows but I also wish the connect using OS X. As far as I can tell the VPN connection ...
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OpenVPN low performance. Do I have MTU problems? Dumps inside

I have problems with an OpenVPN tunnel which does not reach line speed. The gateway is a Debian Jessy virtual server hosted at OVH. The client is either my freebsd 10.2 homeserver (Intel I3 Ivy ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 RAS VPN: access server on internal interface ip

short question: I'm usually a linux admin but need to setup a Win2k8 R2 server for a student project. The server is running as VM on a root server and has a public internet IP assigned. Additionally I ...
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Why OpenVPN client fails to start (TLS timeout) when wifi signal is not ideal?

I have OpenVPN clients running on Carambola2 devices [1] and when I use 3g/umts stick or wired ethernet then OpenVPN clients establish vpn tunnel every time. When wifi is used then OpenVPN client ...
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windows server 2012-R2 : how to do vpn client and server via script?

On linux I can write two scripts: Server: one script (pretty simple) to set up and start ssh server, open iptables for inbound, listen for connections and allow appro access levels Client one ...
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Traffic not routed back to GKE cluster from remote network via VPN

(Followup on GKE pod connecting via VPN?) I am trying to connect a GKE cluster to a remote network using a GCE VPN to a Cisco ASA 5510. Ping from GKE node 10.248.0.26 -> remote node 10.99.193.115 ...
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Connect to Internet from hosted virtual machine on internal VPN on OS X Server (El Capitan)

I've set up a FileMaker server running in a virtual host on OS X. I've also set up a VPN for clients to connect to the virtual host over the Internet. However I can't connect out to the internet from ...
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Issue routing openswan vpn traffic beyond the server

Trying to set up a openswan based server sitting in an Amazon VPC cluster. The goal is to make it so we can VPN into VPC and have our workstations be as if they were on the network, more of a ...
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L2TP/IPSec from Windows 7 to ASA 5520

I am trying to setup L2TP/IPSec on our ASA5520 to support a fringe case for one of our developers. The Windows VPN subsystem apparently stores the kerberos or NTLM cookie for the login when you use ...
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How to configure Fortigate 60D as L2PT/IPSEC client

I have a firewall Fortigate 60D and I need to create a tunnel to a L2TP/IPSEC server, so the firewall has to act as a client. Is it possible? I configured the L2TP/IPSEC server on a Linux Debian ...
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tunel trafic (via vpn) if its going out of specific interface (with private IP)

os: linux I would like to create some interface with private IP like 192.168.0.100 and make some software bind on this interface/ip (that I can do). This software makes outbound connection to ...
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LAN to LAN (Tunnel) VPN with IPSec

I'm having some issues setting up a LAN-to-LAN VPN. Please keep in mind, that "the other side" won't change anything in their configuration. This is my current setup: Our side: Router: Draytek ...
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Cisco AnyConnect VPN via OpenVPN tunnel [Unable to modify IP forwarding table]

Background: I'm working as a contractor for a small web design agency. We have a particular project / client requires that any updates / development that are performed are done via VPN. The client VPN ...
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The peer is not responding to phase 1 ISAKMP requests

PROBLEM IN SHORT SonicWall Global VPN client from Windows 10 workstation to PEER NSA 240 reports an error has occurred: The peer is not responding to phase 1 ISAKMP requests. VPN CLIENT LOG ...
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Cannot access server shares via VPN

I have set up a my server to accept VPN connections. My users primarily use VPN to access the server shares files. Everything was working fine until one day I was doing some work on the file system ...
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Lags on a specific Windows 10 installation over MS VPN

I have a Windows 10 machine that is connected over MS VPN to a company intranet. All traffic to this company intranet and to the internet go over the VPN. When using remote desktop over the VPN the ...
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IPSEC over LAN on Ubuntu [on hold]

Can I set up an IPSEC tunnel over a LAN with Ubuntu? The two machines are on the same LAN and have the same public IP address.
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How does Windows decides which DNS Server to use when resolving names and connected to a VPN

When connected to a VPN network how does the windows DNS client choose a prefered DNS server, between the DNS servers configured for the local connection and the server statically defined for the VPN? ...
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Prioritise VOIP traffic over a VPN link

We have recently opened a branch office for developers to work out of. The guys there all have Aastra VoIP 'hard' phones on their desks. The main office and branch offices are linked together via a ...
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VPN Internet Access on a Zyxel SBG3300

I have Zyxel SBG3300 VDSL router that connects to ISP using VDSL and L2TP. The configuration was provided by my ISP - when I checked it seems like the VDSL modem first establishes a connection and the ...
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Setting up Linux VPN Client on Mint: Never sends “Set-Link-Info” packet

I have tried to set up a VPN Connection on the Linux Mint disto, but could not get it working. When I use a Windows 7 VPN client it works fine. I brought up Wireshark on both Windows and Linux ...
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IPSec VPN Shrew to Fortigate

I'm trying to configure an IPSec VPN on a Fortigate 80C and connect to it using Shrew Soft VPN. I'm stuck with a negotiation failure, even though debugging on the Fortigate unit shows the same values ...
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L2TP over IPSec VPN with OpenSwan and XL2TPD can't connect, timeout on Centos 6

I'm setting up LT2p over IPSec on my Centos 6.3 fresh install. I have iptables flushed, permit all. Whenever I try to connect, i get a 'no reply from vpn' and nothi Here's my ipsec.conf file ...
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How should DNS be configured for remote VPN access to a Windows Domain?

Suppose you have a small windows domain configured as follows: domain name is ad.example.com (as per these guidelines) DC1 is at 10.10.10.3 DC2 is at 10.10.10.4 DC1 and DC2 are running the ...
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Can't connect VPN tunnel when other on same NAT-router is connected

We have recently changed our FW to a ZyWall 310 with drastically improved throughput over the old one. However there is a new problem that occurred, we have several L2TP/IPSec clients that connect to ...
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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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VPN PPTPD with MPPE Support for Debian or Ubuntu

Having an unencrypted vpn connection from a windows client to linux is pretty easy by using pptpd. When I was looking for an solution for encrypted (per MPPE) connection, I found a lot of information ...
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Squid traffic tunneled through VPN

So what I'm trying to do is have a Squid Proxy run on 1 machine along side a VPN connection. What I want to happen is all traffic running though the Squad Proxy would run though the VPN for its ...
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Why can I not connect vpn with Windows 8 and Cisco VPN?

I've installed Cisco VPN Client to connect with remote desktop but it doesn't work. When I try to connect with Remote Desktop I get this error: "Cant connect with remote server...." If I try with ...
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iLO and server through same external IP [closed]

I have a HP ProLiant server which supports iLO. Also I have some services running on that server. Now, I only have one external IP address available, initially I wanted to use that IP address for a ...
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Set up a VPN inside my VPC. Why can I not connect to other hosts on the VPC?

Note: there is a similar quiestion here, but I do not understand the answer. I have just set up a VPN server using OpenVPN on an EC2 host inside my VPC. I've configured the VPN to tunnel all of my ...
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Can I automatically ROUTE ADD xxxx after i make a VPN connection in Windows 7?

after I make a VPN connection to my work/whatever, I currently have to go into the command prompt and manually add a route. eg. ROUTE ADD 10.1.0.0 255.255.0.0 172.16.3.0 METRIC 1 or whatever the ...
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How to add persistent route for VPN when interface # varies?

In Windows, I can add a persistent route for an IP using the interface number of my VPN connection. However, when I reconnect to the VPN later, the interface number changes, which means the route I ...
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How to add persistent route for 2 VPN connections when interface # varies?

I need to configure split tunnelling with persistent routes for 2 VPN connections on the same computer as the user needs to connect to 2 different corporate servers at the same time. I have a problem ...
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Can't connect to VNC server via OpenVPN

I've got the problem with connecting via VNC to remote computer. Connection goes through OpenVPN and I'm routing 5900 port to localhost.. ssh -p(port) -L5900:vpn adress of machine:5900 ...
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Allow specific public IP address from VPN [closed]

I need your help ;-) For the moment I've a linux box which is connected to a VPN gateway (ie 172.28.197.100 static public IP). It works perfecly but when the VPN gateway restart (raspberry), the box ...
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Using “Assign Static IP Addresses” from Active Directory for some of Linux VPN (pptpd) clients [on hold]

I have a linux box wich act as VPN server (at this moment I use CentOS 7, pptpd, samba4 and Windows Active Directory). For some users I need a static IP and sometimes setup a static routes for VPN ...
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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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Site to Site VPN one-way traffic Azure <-> Cisco ASA

We have a site-to-site static routing VPN (classic VPN, not ARM) attempting to connect to a remote Cisco ASA 5555 (a supported VPN device). The on-premise network can successfully initiate the tunnel ...
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app runs much slower on VPN [closed]

I have an app that accesses the internal network at work. I can run it from home via VPN but when I do, it runs much slower. I suspect that it is getting timeouts caused by the firewall and somehow ...
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Windows 8.1 VPN error 800 when connecting to Mikrotik VPN router

After creating a new VPN connection on a Windows 8.1 machine, to a VPN server (using Mikrotik router), the connection times out and an error no 800 is displayed.
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Gateway gets stripped from DHCP Reply through OpenVPN tunnel

I have a bridged OpenVPN setup. This is my server config: port 1194 proto udp dev tap0 ca /etc/openvpn/easy-rsa/keys/ca.crt cert /etc/openvpn/easy-rsa/keys/server.crt key ...