OpenVPN is a free and open source software SSL 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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FTP through openvpn

When I connect and test HTTP traffic, everything is good. But when I try to connect to the FTP server using Cyberduck, it is not using the VPN connection. This is regular old fashion FTP. I am on ...
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Openvpn error in El Capitan

I use a java application to connect to openvpn. It worked well on Yosemite but immediately I upgraded to El Capitan it stopped working. It gives the error "OPENVPN ERROR OCCURED: java.io.IOException: ...
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OpenVPN Confusion - Server and client on one machine?

I have searched all over the internet and tried so many things.. but I cannot seem to figure this out. I have a Raspberry Pi. I have an ethernet, but I have access to a wireless if I needed it. ...
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tunnelblick disconnects after every 25sec

I have install latest Tunnelblick ( 3.5.5 ) and and also have .ovpn file for configure network on my mac machine. It's connects only on first attempt. It remain connect as much as i want. But when i ...
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DLNA/Multicast over vpn (Plex)

I'm not a networking pro and I've been trying to get this to work for the last couple of days. Infrastructure: Home: vdsl 100/40, fritzbox 7490 ip range: 192.168.100.0/24 linux server which runs ...
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How to have the same machine names for local and VPN networks

I have a bunch of machines in an OpenVPN network, including laptops. Sometimes they are on the same local network, sometimes not. I'd like to have a mechanism to give them local DNS names such that ...
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OpenVpn on router need assistance with single device bypass

I have a VPN on my router I was wondering if there was a certain configuration or changes I can make on my Asus router in order to have just my PS4 bypass the Vpn and everything else in my network to ...
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One device Bypass network Vpn on Asus router

Need assistance configuring a Asus router. I have a vpn set up on my router how can I have my ps4 bypass the vpn and go straight out to the Internet
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Windows + Tomato - Client 2 Client logic = help please

Background: Client wants a (seemingly simple) VPN solution to connect his main-office(site A) to his satellite-office(site B)(in same city) Never attempted OpenVPN. Purchased 2 ASUS RT-N66 routers ...
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SSH over OpenVPN without Admin rights

Would it be possible to install openvpn on a machine without admin rights? Of course it wouldn't be possible to change the network routings but this shouldn't be a problem. I only want to run a ssh ...
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Save username and password of openvpn in encrypted format

While searching on internet I have found that we can automate vpn login via editing config file through adding auth-user-pass login.conf and create login.cnf file and add your credentials in pure text ...
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Connect my homeserver, running an OpenVPN server, to an external VPN

Following Situation. One of my homeservers is running an OpenVPN server as well as an OpenSSH Server (and some other stuff), both remotely accessible. When I'm not at home, I usually connect to ...
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Connect to server LAN through OpenVPN

I have an OpenVPN server running on my Asus router (merlin firmware). I can connect to the OpenVPN which gives me an ip of 172.16.36.0 255.255.255.0. I can connect to the router ip address ...
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Windows OpenVPN server, clients can't reach LAN behind server

I`m trying to setup an Windows OpenVPN server to share the network behind this server. On Linux I've done this several times. However on a Windows server I don't have any luck getting this to work. ...
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Can I use /etc/hosts file to block ads when using Ubuntu 14.04.3 OpenVPN server?

I have an OpenVPN server hosted on Digital Ocean. I've uploaded a hosts file to the server to help filter a lot of unwanted domains. When using the server, it filters the domains. However, when I use ...
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Connect To Watchgaurd SSL VPN On Lubuntu

I have followed the steps below to set-up on my Lubuntu machine, and per the command line I am connected to the server BUT my internet connection appears to drop the second I connect to this VPN ...
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how would I go about seting up a VPN such that i can access the local network

Okay so I have computer A and computer B. Both in different locations/networks. I need to access the local network to configure my router connected to computer A from computer B both run Ubuntu. I'm ...
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Secure settings for a personal OpenVPN IPSEC/L2TP server?

I'm trying to harden my personal server as much as possible. This is the first server I have managed, so I'm also using this as a learning experience. My setup so far: 4096 bit SSH keys SSH is on a ...
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OpenVPN client on DD-WRT router. How to block all WAN traffic when VPN is disconnected?

I've successfully configured the OpenVPN client on my DD-WRT router and verified that all traffic is being routed through the VPN. How would configure it such that all WAN traffic is dropped when the ...
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How to configure OpenVPN multiple authentication method?

I use mfa to connect OpenVPN. Now there is a client requirement that they want to connect OpenVPN through a click with bat or cmd file. I found solution to auto connect in OpenVPN with the username, ...
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OpenVPN cannot ping

I have configured OVPN server on Mikrotik router. My LAN have adresses: 192.168.0.0/24 I have set vpn local address to: 192.168.1.5 and remote address 192.168.1.6 Router on which VPN server is runing ...
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Windows static routing with 2 NICs

I've got a Server 2012 Essentials PC set up with 2 NICs. Both NICs are connected to the same Asus AC66U router. I'm trying to have one NIC go through a VPN solely for torrenting, and the other one for ...
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Iptables route specific port outside VPN (Tomato router firmware)

Im trying to configure my router to what I feel is the perfect setup for me. I have managed to connect the router to my VPN-provider (PIA), and routed such that only one computer connects through VPN ...
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Exclude torrent traffic from vpn tunnel

I have a vpn with vpn.sh (on my home network) using OpenVPN and I cant torrent over it as they dont allow it. In order to torrent I have to turn off the vpn and then start torrenting and turn the vpn ...
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How do I set up a VPN “access point” in my LAN?

I bought a subscription at a VPN-provider, so that I use internet services with a different IP. The VPN provider offers access through "OpenVPN", which does not run on all of my home devices (FireTV, ...
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DDWRT with Server and Client VPN

I have set up OpenVPN Client on DDWRT that routes the traffic through a VPN company. Next I set up OpenVPN Server that allows my mobile devices connect remotely. They both work great exclusively but ...
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Remote OpenVPN LAN unreachable on Linux laptop, but reachable on Android

First I should mention that the local and and remote LANs sit on 192.168.1.0. My local/client LAN router is sitting at 192.168.1.1. The remote LAN router is also sitting on 192.168.1.1. Actual VPN ...
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Timeout on a raspberry pi openVPN server

I followed a mixture of the following guides(this and this) There was a common error where you had to remove the local address from the pi's server.conf, which I did. Now, when I print out my ...
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Is there a way to optimize encrypted packet traffic over multiple Internet connections?

I want to accomplish this: Combine multiple Internet connections. Encrypt the connection from the local computer to the remote proxy/VPN server. Ideally, switch between "Reliable" and "Speed" modes ...
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OpenVPN Client Autoconnect/Autologin (Start On Client Boot)

How can I avoid having to press connect and login every time for my OpenVPN server? I would like the application to boot on start and connect without login credentials. I only want to have to put the ...
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Save OpenVPN username/password in Linux

I want to let OpenVPN find my username and password from a file, so that I do not have to enter these every time I connect. I'm using Backbox linux (Debian/Ubuntu). uname -a Linux pop ...
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openvpn part of the subnet is unavaliable

I have a problem with my 'home' network... I've been pulling my hair out for the whole day now, and still cant find the solution. What is worse, I cant really pinpoint the source of the issue ;( I ...
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Auto close connection when openvpn lose connection

Is there a way to disable/close connection automatically if OpenVPN lose the VPN connection? I'm currently using Debian.
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How I can forward port throught OpenVPN correctly?

I'm trying to forward a port through OpenVPN (with Ethernet Bridging) but I can't. Below is a "simple" network diagram. A server contains 2 virtual machines, the principal server is connected with ...
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Openvpn issues after installing Windows December Security Update

My windows machine updated automatically to the December Security Update KB3116900 and as a result, my openvpn configuration no longer works. While OpenVPN says that the adapter is connected, I am ...
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VPN on Ethernet2, browser still uses LAN, Windows 8.1

I use OpenVPN GUI to connect to my university's VPN. I am currently at home. Voila! It connects without any hassle, but on an interface called Ethernet2. I have LAN on interface called "Local Area ...
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increase bandwidch with VPN+ my own connection

I'm trying to watch a video from a website (flash player). The bandwidth of the website isn't big enough and I must often wait (my own bandwidth isn't a problem). Is there a way to combine a ...
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Access my local network from internet without public IP

I want to access the devices on my local network, I'm interested specially in the CCTV camera and the raspberry Pi, that acts as a CCTV server. Unfortunately, I use a 4G modem at home, so no public ...
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How to manage different openvpn connections

I have set up a openvpn connection on my ubuntu 15.10 client. This one works fine and uses certificate authentication to connect to a remote server. How can I set up another openvpn connection and ...
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Nginx + openvpn (proxy) and access.log

I currently have a nginx server running on 444 and an openvpn on 443 with the port-sharing feature. The both applications run well but the IP written in /var/log/nginx/access.log is, thereby, ...
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Resolve names on OpenVPN server side?

I installed OpenVPN on my server via this auto install script and copied the generated config file to my client, also running OpenVPN. I want to route all client traffic through the VPN, and I want ...
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How to change the niceness of openvpn on debian?

I am currently using debian 8.2 with systemd. $ cat /etc/default/openvpn ... # WARNING: If you're running systemd the rest of the # options in this file are ignored. ... # Optional arguments to ...
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OpenVPN / roaming wlan0 and DNS issues

I've got an ubuntu board here that I would like to see working with OpenVPN over a WIFI connection. Initially I had a network configuration with wpa-roam that worked very well without OpenVPN, but as ...
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DD-WRT OpenVPN won't connect from remote location

I have DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/22/14) std on my TPLink 3600 and I have configured my OpenVPN server. When I try to connect to my LAN, it works, but it is invisible from the internet. Certificates are not ...
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Deprecated “natd” and “ipfw” in El Capitan

I want to share my internet connection and VPN connection but Tunnelblick/OpenVpn doesn’t play nice with internet connection sharing in mac osx. There was a suggestion on a workaround on how to route ...
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Apache reverse proxy OpenVPN-AS

I have ubuntu server setup with openvpn-access server and apache. I have reverse proxy working for most things I need access to but I cant figure out how to set it up for the connect/admin page of ...
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generating certificate keys for OpenVPN in Windows

I was looking into setting up OpenVPN on Windows... I've never done this before and was reading through their documentation and installation tutorials.. As in the newest realease, easy-rsa is not ...
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OpenVPN Connect (Android): How to allow local traffic to bypass VPN

I use the OpenVPN Connect app on my Android devices to route my internet traffic through commercial VPN Service providers (Private Internet Access and IPVanish). I can access the internet through the ...
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OpenVpn not working with Asus DSL-AC68U

Goal: Change the network location(country) using vpn at my house. Why: Vpn is much more secure than using proxy. It is integrated to the router. Do not want to use a shared solution such as a smart ...
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OpenVPN - SSH into OpenVPN client from OpenVPN server [duplicate]

good day all note: I had a look at this relevant link but it does not seem applicable since I am not forwarding my ssh, maybe between interfaces but that is already done I have a remote VPS Server, ...