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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What type of VPN should I use? [on hold]

I'm confused about the different types of VPN, like point-to-point, site-to-site, point-to-site, (tunneling?) and a lot of tutorials talk about creating VPNs to privatise/relocate all internet traffic ...
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Sites not loading on non-US OpenVPN servers

I'm trying to establish a VPN connection to both VPNBook and FreeVPN. Out of all of the servers offered by each company, I've only gotten two to work. The US one offered by VPNBook is the only one ...
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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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How can I route all client Internet traffic through an OpenVPN TAP bridge with Tomato?

I've inherited a Linksys WRT54G router and I'm looking to use either Tomato or DD-WRT to set it up as an OpenVPN client to my home network in Chicago, forwarding all traffic through the VPN link so I ...
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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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DD-WRT OpenVPN access DNS not resolving hostnames [on hold]

I would like to achieve VPN access to my home router running on DD-WRT, so everything will go through VPN and I will access hosts on my home network. The problem is that my local DNS is not resolving ...
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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 setup on Debian: connection made but no internet

'm trying to connect my raspberry pi to CactusVPN where I have an account. The configuration file provided by CactusVPN are for Ubuntu but I believe they should work on my Raspberry pi as well. I ...
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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 ...
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WAN IP (or domain name) for OpenVPN client profile

I've set up OpenVPN on my home server and would now like to connect my phone to it (when using certain networks). The client site (http://MyServer:943/) displays just fine and I can download the ...
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Traffic doesn't go through OpenVPN

I configured OpenVPN, and it works well, except that traffic doesn't go through VPN. I'v checked that with Wireshark, also did tracert and here is my route PRINT: Active Routes: Network Destination ...
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DDWRT - OpenVPN connects, but can't communicate

This seems to be a popular topic, but I can't find any solution to the same problem I am having. Here's the setup: I have a DD-WRT router (build 14896) on a linksys WRT54GL. I have one file server ...
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OpenVPN Client - DNS change; role of 4 FreeVPN.me profiles; How to remove DNS leak

I have configured OpenVPN client added and FreeVPN,me bundle. Tested all seems works fine. However I have few quires How do I know VPN works fine and connection is secured other than OpenVPN green ...
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Can't resolve internal/private DNS entries over VPN connection

I have a basic VPN setup that allows me to connect to my AWS VPC via an OpenVPN client (tunnelblick 3.5). There is an OpenVPN sever (Ubuntu 12.4) that is running in the VPC which creates the ...
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Openvpn TLS 1.2 cipher suites

This is a repost of my original question (openvpn tls 1.2) The problem is split in two because a solution was found for the 128-bit cipher suites. Openvpn can't connect with these cipher suites: ...
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OpenVPN TAP and setup ICS for multiple subnets

I have installed tap-9.9.2 driver (provided by OpenVPN) on windows 7 ultimate. Previously I have setup network profile using TAP and ICS feature, to access internet in the subnet, where using ICS it ...
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DD-WRT OpenVPN on Single Access Point

I tried following the instructions from http://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/OpenVPN_on_Dedicated_Wireless_Access_Point_(VAP) to setup a virtual access point that routes all traffic through OpenVPN. ...
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difference in openvpn protocol between android and linux

I recently tried to connect with my custom openvpn server through my company network. I use a rather vanilla ovpn setup for this matter: tcp over port 443 (with comp-lzo) with public key auth. When I ...
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Not registering on Asterisk over VPN

I want to work in local area from home, I configured OpenVPN on my Asterisk server (it is only one Linux server in LAN), it works fine. I enabled forwarding on Asterisk server, and client now can ...
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openvpn tls 1.2

Openvpn cant establish connection with any tls 1.2 cipher. TLS-DHE-RSA-WITH-AES-256-GCM-SHA384 TLS-DHE-RSA-WITH-AES-256-CBC-SHA256 TLS-DHE-RSA-WITH-AES-128-GCM-SHA256 ...
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Openvpn client routing not always working

I use a server with openvpn and pptp daemons. In iptables I have rules to give some pptp clients permission to have contact with other clients through pptp or openvpn tunnels, available on the ...
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OpenVPN is not masking my public ip address

I have OpenVPN installed and connecting on my client to my server in ipconfig it shows that my internal IP is the specified one from my server but my public one does not change ip config output (Hate ...
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OpenVPN Linux client - tls key negotiation failed to occur (FrootVPN)

I'm using the free FrootVPN service (works flawlessly on Windows). However on Linux I can't manage to get it to work. FrootVPN's support webpage is broken so I can't message their support. I know ...
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Routing traffic around VPN

I recently setup a OpenVPN client on my HTPC, however once I connected to the VPN server I was no longer able to remotely SSH or connect to the other servers I had running on the HTPC. I followed ...
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Route between two OpenVPN tunnels

I need to set-up something like this: Clients - OpenVPN_tun0 - Int_Server - OpenVPN_tun1 - Ext_Servers - public_internet Both OpenVPN tunnels are up and running using 'dev tun', but I have ...
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How do I set up a VPN, such that I can connect to my Samba Share and printer?

I am looking for a way to set up my OpenVPN server so that all my internet trafffic redirects through it, and I can access my Samba Share through it. My samba share is located on my server machine, ...
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Autoresolve a hostname via “closest” network - how?

Having all linux(redhat) machines always on one VPN network and moving them between different LAN networks, how to setup hostname resolution(/etc/resolv.conf?, and DHCP server?, and DDNS server?, and ...
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OpenVPN on Windows: clients don't see network behind server

I set up my openvpn server on Windows 7 pc. Client is connecting to server succesfully, so my port is forwarded to openvpn server. I'am able to ping 10.8.0.1 address from client. And that's all, but I ...
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How to setup my VPN Server?

I had successfully setup vpn server on windows 8.1! Since, I am in a university, many sites are blocked, so in my vpn server I have connected through another vpn (OpenVPN, Psiphon etc.) But now I want ...
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Websites and Netflix blocking connection from VPN

I use a VPN to browse internet sites. But when connected to the VPN, some sites are blocking or limiting access. One site declared that I had shut off the VPN before I could make a purchase from ...
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How to create two different open VPN link between two hosts?

I want to create OpenVPN tunnel between two Ubuntu 12.10 hosts which has two interfaces, say: Host1: eth0, eth1 Host2: eth0, eth1 A tunnel is wanted between: Host1 (eth0) <-> Host 2 (eth0) Host1 ...
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Yet another routing issue in OpenVPN - Cannot access local machines while on VPN

This is probably going to be quite a lengthy post because I want to make sure I don't forget anything. This is likely a very trivial issue but I can't figure out what's wrong with my setup. Scenario ...
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Unable to connect to Virtual Private Network

I am trying to figure out what is going on here as I am unable to connect to a VPN most of the time. I am using FrootVPN on the OpenVPN protocol. I used this guide to set it up. It is entirely ran ...
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OpenVPN server can't connect to client sshd

The openVPN server setup is rather simple and works fine in order to connect the vpn client to the server. Since client-to-client is enabled, clients communicate to each other without isses. However ...
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Set up OpenVPN network to allow access to machines on remote LAN even if they have the same address as machines on local network

I have a Linux machine set up as an OpenVPN server, with the main function of having a secure way to connect to my home machines via SSH from outside, primarily using Android devices. My home ...
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How to make OpenVPN client work on UDP only and a non-default port?

I wanted to configure OpenVPN to run on a non-standard UDP port only, to avoid opening several ports on my router for port forwarding. However, it looks like the OpenVPN client can only connect if I ...
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How to use vpn in Linux with group security and hardware token?

I was trying to use VPN with group security and hardware token, but could not find anything about it for OpenVPN or VPNC. I have the setting under windows like: How can I do this in Linux? Is ...