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Connecting to on-premises machine from VPN

I have a Linux host on-premises, and a VPN configured in AWS. I want to SSH securely to the Linux host The host is behind a router. There is a static IP for router and static private IP for host. I ...
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How to disable the OpenVPN prompt for credentials on reconnect if already saved?

I'm encountering an issue with OpenVPN where, despite having saved the username and password, a prompt still appears on every connection or reconnection with a 5-second timeout. Is there a way to ...
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Wireguard peer loses VPN IP address after connection, but stays connected to VPN server and can ping the server IP on Ubuntu Server. How to fix?

I am tunneling an Ubuntu 22.04 web server through a Wireguard VPN (as the vpn client), to another Ubuntu 22.04 Server as the Wireguard VPN Host (server). I have set up the Client/Server exactly ...
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OpenVPN client doesn´t connect to OpenVPN server

I followed the guides provided by two youtube videos, Install and Configure OpenVPN Server in Windows PC and how to Install & Setup OpenVPN on windows 10, step by step. However, client doesn´t ...
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AWS VPN Client fail

using debian 12 + aws vpn client 3.9.0 this is the log Any ideaaa ? 2023-10-20 10:38:51.769 -05:00 [DBG] Cancelling socket listen token 2023-10-20 10:38:51.769 -05:00 [DBG] Dispose socket 2023-10-20 ...
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Converting vpnc conf to OpenConnect

I have this vpnc config file IPSec gateway my_srv.com IPSec ID aaaaa IPSec secret bbbbbb Xauth username ccccc Xauth password dddddd Enable Single DES How can I convert it to be compatible with "...
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Securing VPN access using the Always On Technology or 3rd party VPN clients?

I'm using Hybrid Azure AD Join for all my Windows 10 & 11 Workstations, but not for the Windows Server OS. So rather than manually deploying the 3rd Party VPN client to each workstation, can I use ...
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AWS Client VPN Security Group per groupID

I created a client VPN endpoint which uses Active directory as an authentication method. This client VPN is supposed to allow access to private resources on our AWS VPC. Now I understand that the &...
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OpenVPN client configuration for passing MFA static challenge response

I have site-to-site tunnel configuration set up on a Linux router which has worked for several years with typical OpenVPN authentication (certs, U/P auth, etc.). In this setup, my Linux router is the ...
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How can I set up AWS Client VPN using IAM roles for authentication?

Context: I am trying to set up Postgres RDS in a private_isolated subnet of a VPC. I want to use pgAdmin to do work on it, which means I either need a bastion or a VPN connection. A bastion requires a ...
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AWS client VPN can't resolve DNS server

I am swapping out a wiregaurd vpn running on an EC2 instance with a AWS client VPN so that i can use MFA with google. I have most of what i want in place, but i am stuck on setting up the VPN to use ...
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VPN client creation on Ubuntu with strongswan fails

I've set up a L2TP VPN server on my home router and the connection between Windows 10 clients works properly. Now I want to set up a VPN client on a Ubuntu 18.04 machine. I've used this configuration (...
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Client VPN Endpoint - Use IPV4 address instead of cpvn hostname

Is it possible to get the IPV4 address for a client vpn endpoint? If so, is it then possible to associate an elastic IP to the client vpn endpoint? The router I am configuring as a vpn client only ...
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AWS VPN Client Failed to Work

AWS Client VPN use to work until today. It stop working with the following -AWS VPN Client Helper Tool is required to establish the connection.- I've tried reinstalling the Client found here and it ...
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Why can't I connect to the OpenVPN server from Windows client to Centos VPS even though the VPN server is running?

I set up a OpenVPN Server on Centos 7 and it is running perfectly. However, I could not connect to it from Windows 10 client and receive errors below: Fri Oct 7 21:10:32 2022 TLS Error: TLS key ...
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Can someone breakdown what the IPv6 address fd15:53b6:dead::2/64 is?

I am trying to disable IPv6 leak when on an AWS VPN, which only supports IPv4 right now. I've looked at the docs for OpenVPN and the docs for AWS but I'm confused as to what this is actually doing. ...
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AWS Client VPN - outbound traffic rule

I've set up an AWS Client VPN to remotely connect to a VPC within my AWS network. Using this VPN, I am able to initiate remote TCP connections from my PC to an EC2 instance. I also have a scenario ...
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Logging on Windows with user accounts in Protected Users group over VPN

I am planning implementation of Microsoft’s Active Directory tier administrative model, and I was wondering how to overcome the problem of system administration over VPN. One of the security ...
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prevent ssh connection being lost after connecting to vpn server on Azure ubuntu 20.04 vm

I've created an Ubuntu 20.04 scale set (2 vms) on Azure and access these vms via ssh from my laptop's shell. I want one of them to be connected to nordvpn (using nordvpn connect command, default is ...
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Remote Desktop Connection to Azure VM terminates after connecting to Client VPN

I installed FortiClient VPN on my Azure VM. As soon as I connect the VPN, my Remote Desktop connection gets terminates and I can no longer reach it unless I restart the VM. I am thinking it overwrote ...
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How to disallow second OpenVPN client with the same key?

I've setup my openvpn server, but I have this problem: Clients connects in this order: client_A connects succesfully to server using it's own key. client_B connects to server using client_A's key and ...
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Openvpn client mismatch subnet from OpenVPN server

I set up an OpenVPN server-client with VPN IP: 10.99.0.0/20, but the client has the subnet of /24 Server: 1: lo: <LOOPBACK,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 65536 qdisc noqueue state UNKNOWN group default qlen ...
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Ubuntu use ovpn on existing tun interface

Is it possible to configure OPENVPN on existing tun interface using .ovpn config file? I have interface tun1 sudo ip tuntap add mode tun dev tun1 and config file ./vpn.ovpn and i need to configure vpn ...
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Using a DNS server with ZeroTier

I have setup my own Zerotier Controller using ztncui and it works great, but there is one piece of my setup that I cannot seem to get to work and that is having clients use the DNS I configure for the ...
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Rename a Windows network Adapter based on Description of the adapter

We need to rename the network adapter for a number of devices, however the adapter name can be different on different devices. The identifier is the description of the adapter so wondering if anyone ...
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pfSense as IPSec remote access client

I have a pfSense router in a residential environment and need to use IPSec/IKEv2 as a remote access client to a commercial VPN provider. I know the pfSense web UI doesn't support the router being the ...
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Pritunl server running on Azure VM - VPN clients have no internet

I have a Pritunl VPN Server running on an Azure VM (ubuntu). For testing purposes, I used the default configuration which routes all traffic through the VPN tunnel. My clients (some desktop pc's and ...
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Synology Open VPN Server to Client connection

I have a 2 sites: Synology A (192.168.1.100) - running VPN Server (10.8.0.1) Synology B (192.168.2.100) - running VPN Client (connecting with 10.8.0.10) I'm trying to setup Hyper Backup from ...
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libreswan with Ikev2 client and plain text password

I need to set up a connection to VPN server with Libreswan. I can't use strongswan, since they are not working well together when installed on the same OC. My system is Linux Debian 10 (Buster) Kernel ...
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openfortivpn connection progress stops after "Connected to gateway"

Trying to connect SSL VPN at work from Linux (Mint) machine. Works OK from Windows 10 using embedded client. On Mint I'm trying to use openfortivpn (used different versions: 1.6.1 and 1.14.1 on Mint ...
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How to get OpenVPN client's public IP when it connects to the server?

I need to know the public IP (aka ISP's IP) of a client when it connects to my server. I tried learn-address script but it does not provide real IP. Currently it is possible to get it from OpenVPN log ...
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Setting up an OpenVPN client to connect to the Synology diskstation VPN Server without redirecting all the traffic

I followed official Synology documentation and I created an OpenVPN Server to connect remotely to a NAS, that is in a LAN with its NAS_LOCAL_IP_ADDRESS. The VPN server configuration is like the ...
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Alias subnetworks with Google Cloud IPSec VPN

My company's infrastructure is hosted on Google Cloud. We'd like to connect a network of one our clients with site-to-site (IPSec) VPN. I've setup one on Google Cloud but we have a problem. Our ...
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Why does my VPN add its own IP address range to my routing table with local gateway?

My VPN sets up my routing table with 0/1 & 128.0/1 to their gateway. However they also set the range of their data center to my local gateway. Let's say 123.456.789.123/32 routes to 192.168.1.1 ...
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Windows 10 2004 feature update - FortiClient SSL VPN now disconnects randomly

I have a laptop (Dell XPS-15 9560) running FortiClient 6.x SSL VPN which connects through to a Fortigate firewall. Over the past 18 months, the FortiClient VPN has been incredibly stable and ...
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PowerShell Script to create a VPN connection for all users

I have the following PowerShell script that creates a VPN connection and a desktop shortcut to Rasphone. # # Powershell script to create a client VPN connection to a Meraki MX. # # Configuration ...
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Azure VPN Client with Azure Certificate Authentication connecting to Virtual Network Gateway

Trying to configure the Azure VPN Client to connect to Virtual Network Gateway using Azure Certificate Authentication. The Azure VPN Client asks for Server Validation config info for "Certificate ...
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Client Options? Azure VPN Gateway w/ OpenVPN (SSL) and Azure Active Directory Authentication

Are there other options for Azure VPN Client using Azure AD Authentication? Tunnel Type: OpenVPN (SSL) Authentication Type: Azure Active Directory I've set up an Azure VPN Gateway using the ...
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Cannot connect to VPN server [closed]

I'm running ubuntu linux on which I try to connect to openvpn server. I tried network gui and also connect from command line, but I always get this error: /sbin/ip route add 10.0.8.9/32 via 192.168.8....
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How do I assign multiple dedicated IPs to my Openvpn server's clients?

I have a server (CentOS 8) with Openvpn 2.4 setup on it, and I want to assign dedicated IPs to each of my clients, so they always get the same dedicated IP each time they log in, How can I approach ...
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Printing remotely to a remote location through vpn

We have set a VPN in the office using WatchGuard Mobile VPN with SSL through port 444. It is working fine but we have a requirement which I'vevbeen told cannot be done. We want that someone that is ...
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AWS LightSail OpenVPN + ASUS RT-3200 - TLS Error: Key negotiation failed

Using https://github.com/angristan/openvpn-install i have installed openvpn on AWS Lightsail Instance (Ubuntu 18.04 LTS). My server config file is as follows: port 33434 proto udp dev tun ...
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Can I add a VPN client to my OpenVPN server so my users don't browse on Internet with my server IP address?

I currently have an OpenVPN server running on a machine. My clients are able to connect to this VPN in order to access our internal apps and have the ability to browse internet. I don't want my VPN ...
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Preventing Script Injection from ISP (Proxy Analyzer) through VPN

I'm using Sophos SSL VPN Client. But I'm using BSNL ISP. Whenever I connect my VPN and browse any HTTP non-secured websites ADS gets injected into the JS script file. But when I disconnect a VPN and ...
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Split DNS on OpenVPN

I have found some old threads regarding this, but they seems to be some years old. E.g. openVPN - Split-tunneling DNS priority I'm on Windows. I'm connected to a local network with local DNS. I use ...
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Failing to connect to Softether VPN with OpenVPN for Android while Softether VPN client can connect successfully

I've recently setup VPN server for my self using Amazon Lightsail using SoftEther. The system I'm using is Centos 7. I'm not using firewalld, but I'm using iptables instead. Everything was running ...
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OpenVPN - route domain through VPN or without it depending on location

I already went through all the answers, but I cannot make my VPN configuration work. My goal is this: I want my client to connect to his win/remote disk via VPN from home, but allow him to connect ...
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TLS key negotiation failed to occur in OpenVPN Windows 10 Client with OpenVPN Arch Linux Server

I can't set up an OpenVPN client, the server is on a VPS Arch Linux and has another Arch Linux client that works without any problems. Im trying to add to the network a OpenVPN client Windows 10, ...
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OpenVPN Nameserver for Mapped Network Drives

Good Day, I have setup a raspberry pi on my internal network as a OpenVPN server. I am able to connect to it on the public IP using the OpenVPN Windows client. basic VPN seems to be working (when i ...
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OpenVPN vpn chaining

Background I have two networks: Home network Servers network My home's network contains a VPN server. My Servers network contain another VPN server. The only way to my computer to log into the ...
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