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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Limited network connectivity when SSHing through an OpenVPN tunnel

I have setup an instance of OpenVPN with a public IP to allow access to a private subnet on Amazon EC2. I am able to SSH onto machines on the private subnet through OpenVPN but when I do I have ...
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How to set up an OpenVPN Access Server inside of NetworkManager for GNOME?

I have an OpenVPN server running on a VPS I rent out from Atlanta. It is running CentOS 7 and is using the latest version of the OpenVPN Access Server software. I want to set up my VPN inside of the ...
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openvpn on load-balanced network

I'm running Tunnelblick (OpenVPN client) on OS X 10.10.3 to connect to my server back home. Everything works once the connection is made; that's not the problem. The issue is that I, the client, am ...
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Unable to connect to OpenVPN outside LAN

I've setup OpenVPN behind a router, and port forwarded 1194. The VPN is using the subnet 10.3.15.0/24 and has 192.168.1.14 on the LAN. It works when I'm connecting locally, or from my home network ...
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Adding the route to openvpn server on the fly

I would like to connect to my openvpn server without a default route for internet (just a route for DNS), and to dynamically add the route to the server once the server ip is resolved. The purpose is ...
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VPN over seperate instance OpenWRT

I am trying for a few days to get this going but so far i have not mamaged to. My situation is pretty much alike VPN on SSID #2 (OpenWRT) however slightly different. In my situation i am using ...
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Can't access any websites when connected to a VPN

I am running windows 7 on my laptop. I have installed openvpn GUI V5 and using the freevpn.me scripts (ovpn files). I have no problem connecting to the service but am unable to access any websites ...
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OpenWRT OpenVPN LAN access

My target is to connect a PC from internet to a local VPN at my home and then access my computers in local LAN. Explanation: ****** ************** ****************** ...
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RDP and DNS issues when I start OpenVPN

Already searched a lot, also here, I have installed OpenVPN Server on Windows Server 2008 r2, it worked smoothly for a time, now when I start OpenVPN service it drops RDP and other services. I have a ...
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Open Vpn is connected in Windows 8.1 pro but ip is not changed

I run openvpn-gui as administrator. I got assigned ip from the server but my ip is not changed. any idea why?
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Setting up an OpenVPN connection between my home network and a serve ro the internet

I want ot tunnel all local network traffic oven an OpneVPN connection. I have an ubuntu server configured on the internet (and it works from my laptop) and am now trying to configure the Raspberry to ...
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How can my home server accept and reply to connections from the Internet when OpenVPN client is running?

I have a headless home server running Ubuntu Server 12.04. A 3rd party website (to which I'm subscribed) periodically sends commands to a daemon on my home server which in turn responds to the 3rd ...
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Openvpn on Android: Doesn't appear to be routing through tunnel [migrated]

I just noticed that my Android (running CM11) is not correctly routing my traffic to my openvpn server. I noticed when I was looking at the current connections on my OpenWRT router that I could see ...
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How can I remote desktop connect to my Windows 8.1 computer if I am not on my home network, and I don't have a separate private VPN server?

The really nice thing about Windows' Remote Desktop connection application is that it shows my remote computer's screen on my laptop at the laptop display's resolution. That's beautiful. The downside ...
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Connection to VPN server

I just created an OpenVPN instance on my private server, running on debian 7. I attempt to connect with OpenVPN GUI, server binded and connection established on the right port, but I've got the ...
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Connecting my Xbox 360 to my Raspberry Pi 2 to use an OpenVPN connection

Here is my brief setup: Xbox360 Raspberry PI 2 running ArchLinuxARM (alarm) The raspberry pi's main ethernet port has a cable connecting directly to my main router The xbox has a cross-over cable ...
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Use the cmd to open openvpn client

Can i run openvpn client with the certificate , username and password. So that the user doesn't enter any data for it to connect . I need it to be a cmd command. i also need to connect to openvpn ...
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No TUN device created during OpenVPN installation

I've set up an OpenVPN server on a router running OpenWRT, as per the instructions on their website (http://wiki.openwrt.org/doc/howto/vpn.openvpn). I'm now trying to properly set up a client on my ...
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Create a VPN tunnel from ethic to wlan0

I have a lan network of which all internet traffic has to be routed through a openVPN tunnel. I use a RPi, and have setup ethic with a DHCP server, and can connect clients. Currently I use a lan0 to ...
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Is there a way to store just the username in an OpenVPN profile used via OpenVPN GUI?

I'm using OpenVPN to connect to various sites. I have a user name (same across all sites), a PIN (also the same across all sites) and an RSA-token-generated code that I will have to enter ...
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DDWRT and OpenVPN to tunnel LAN traffic

I want connect LANs from my two homes. Home1 has a DD-WRT as openVPN server and home2 has a DD-WRT router working as client. Topology is a bit complex: Home1 WAN | +-- OpenWRT router (192.168.1.1 lan ...
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Setting up our existing Vagrant / VirtualBox instance to use VPN when not in the office

I'm currently trying to edit our existing Vagrant / VirtualBox image so that when users aren't within our office network they connect through their OpenVPN connection on the host computer. After ...
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Tunnelblick OpenVPN IP Not Being Changed

I am using Tunnelblick 3.5beta08 (build 4236) on OSX 10.10 (Yosemite). My OpenVPN configuration file: client dev tap proto udp remote XXX XXX resolv-retry infinite nobind persist-key persist-tun ca ...
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OpenVPN: client to LAN

I set up an OpenVPN server on a Debian machine under my router. I port forward all UDP 1194 connections to the server, and I am able to connect successfully from my windows machine using the OpenVPN ...
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Tomato - How should I approach permitting internet access ONLY via OpenVPN?

I can think of a whole lot of ways to accomplish this, but what would be the simplest and least error-prone way to configure a Tomato router with an OpenVPN client profile to permit internet access ...
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What kind of router specs do I need to run OpenVPN at full throttle?

I just updated my router firmware to the latest version of DD-WRT and configured OpenVPN for Private Internet Access. My download speeds dropped from 50 Mbps to about 6.5. I get pretty close to max ...
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Is it possible to rewrite the IP packet on tunnel interface in Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)?

I am trying to rewrite the destination address (to 127.0.0.1) of an IP packet received from a TUN/TAP interface on a Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) machine. Will the kernel route the packet again to ...
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OpenVPN: SSL3_GET_SERVER_CERTIFICATE:certificate verify failed

Im trying to use vpn to connect two internal networks using virtual machines. I have a virtual machine "gateway" and a virtual machine "client", and I want to connect to my gateway from client using ...
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OpenVPN on Win7 getting stuck in “Closing TUN/TAP interface” state

I'm using windows 7 OpenVPN. When I try to disconnect from a VPN I get presented with such record in the logs Wed Mar 11 08:18:19 2015 Closing TUN/TAP interface Then the program just stays there. ...
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Routing a particular subnet into a VPN tunnel

My network looks like this: I'm trying configure my router so that the subnet (192.168.2.0/24) is routed over the VPN tunnel (tun0) on the gateway/router. While at the same time clients on the ...
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vpn connected computer does not accept ports forwarded by router

My setup is like this: VPN Provider -- Internet -- Router -- Server My router has a dynamicDNS name which gets updated on every reconnect as well as a couple of ports that are forwarded to the ...
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Connecting to OpenVPN though a PPTP VPN on Yosemite

I have just updated to Mac OS X Yosemite and the problem is that the traffic doesn't route to OpenVPN or Kerio connection behind a PPTP connection. Mavericks OS X does not have a problem. I can also ...
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Fast http tunnel through transparent http proxy

I want to create a fast http tunnel through a very restrictive firewall (BLOXX). As far as I know only TCP port 80 is allowed going through a transparent proxy. Https traffic is also captured, working ...
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Connected to OpenVPN server (through WiFi), changing DNS on unprotected adapter stops Internet entirely

So whenever I connect to an OpenVPN with a configuration file I notice two things: The TAP- adapter has no gateway of it's own. Is that normal? Trying to resolve this problem: I copied all the ...
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VPN tunnel RDP to VM that is connected to different 3rd party VPN

Here is the situation I'm in: I have a server that for sake of argument we will call the Blue machine. I have a VM inside the blue machine that we will call the purple machine. The purple machine ...
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Problems with RDP over OpenVPN Only to Win 7+ computers

I am having problems RDPing from a Win 7 client to a Win 7 box on the other side of an OpenVPN server. Connecting from my Win 7 client to an XP box works wonderfully. The destination machines do not ...
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I am getting an error while trying to install Openvpn Client

I am trying to install a vpn client using the script provided by the company. Usually this works but now I am getting the following error. I am using mint 17.1. Please advise <pre><code> ...
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SecurePoint is not allowing https access through OpenVPN, why not?

How can I get https access from Windows through OpenVPN to apps running on a remote CentOS 7 server? I am trying to use the SecurePoint OpenVPN client for Windows, but need some better instructions. ...
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Automatically switch to VPN Gate when loading certain websites

My internet provider keep blocking innocent websites such as Vimeo and Reddit as if they're a porn galore. So I wanted a software that automatically switches to VPN Gate (http://www.vpngate.net/en/) ...
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OpenVPN client unable to connect to obfsproxy

I've set up my VPN server and client all working fine, but I'm trying to obfuscate the traffic with obfsproxy according to this guide, however it is not working for me on my elementaryOS-based pc. ...
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OpenVPN sans port forwarding on unfriendly networks

I have a problem. I'm about to move onto campus right in the middle of the semester. For a student, I have a complicated network setup where all of my systems are reliant on NAS and all of them VPN ...
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How to access a OpenVPN network from a site that blocks most ports?

I would like to access my office, but I can't get in because the site (a coffee shop) has seemed to have blocked many ports. My networking knowledge is a bit lacking but I think it is possible to ...
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How to split traffic between vpn and ISP

I have vps with configured open VPN server and my router with openWRT and openVPN client. In this moment I can route all my traffic via vpn or ISP. But I want route some connections (for example on ...
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How can I inform Mac OS and iOS clients of VPN routes?

On my home network (10.0.1.0/24) I have my Macs and iOS devices (the others don't matter). LAN clients gain IPv4 and IPv6 (native) access via an Airport Extreme (AEBS) connected to a cable modem on ...
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OpenVPN traffic with Synology not encrypted?

Requested: I would like to have the possibility to encrypt my internet traffic from my portable computer when I'm on networks outside my home. From what I have understood, this should be possible ...
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How to use my own DNS settings as an OpenVPN client?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and I’m connecting to a VPN server using OpenVPN via Gnome Network Manager. I prefer to use OpenNic as my DNS but my VPN provider uses Google Public DNS. My OpenNic DNS ...
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Tunneling trough VPN over TCP

I'm currently trying to set up a VPN on my server to connect to from my Laptop. The server is a command-line ubuntu running on a x64 machine. The Laptop runs x64 Windows 7. The VPN itself is already ...
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OpenVPN does not connect VIA FrootVPN

Suddenly quit working... again... OpenVPN 2.3.6 (32 bit) Latest FrootVPN config file Windows 7 64 bit Port 1194 is open for UDP AND TCP I have been told to use 32 bit OpenVPN due to bugs, and it ...
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Let i2p works via VPN on VPS

There is VPS with OpenVPN and i2prouter on board. It is possible to send all traffic from local machine via VPN (using OpenVPN client). When VPN is off, I can forward localhost:4444 (for i2p proxy) to ...
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Can't pass all the traffic through vpn tunnel without setting default gateway

I want to pass all the traffic through vpn tunnel, using this: "redirect-gateway def1". but it doesn't work until I add a default gateway. I want to know how to do this without setting default ...