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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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, ...
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OpenVPN - ssh into client from server

good day all I have a remote ssh server, I was hoping to be able to use this as a easy access point for all my devices, i.e. my home server, mobile, laptop,desktop,etc. My openvpn server has ...
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Open TCP port 5223 while using blackVPN

I am using blackVPN's OpenVPN application on OS X. I cannot send/receive data through OS X's messages app because I believe TCP port 5223 is being blocked. How can I open this port while using VPN?
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How can I allow OpenConnect(AnyConnect) client access LAN of the server?

I have an OpenWRT router running OpenConnect at home, and several servers behind that router. Now since I've set up OpenConnect server, any VPN clients can connect and access services on router, but ...
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OpenVPN with AsusWRT

I'm trying to setup my router running the AsusWRT-Merlin firmware as an OpenVPN client. The VPN is a simple static key based one to my root server. The goal is to have all traffic from my local net to ...
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OpenVPN Routing Port 80 Traffic only DD-WRT

I've setup openvpn client on my dd-wrt to connect to a host a couple states away. Works great(checked route table as well) but I want to only tunnel http traffic. I've always used IPtables for my ...
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How do I tunnel all my traffic to a proxy server?

My internet access is through a squid proxy server set up with the IP 172.16.0.1 and port 3128. It also has (not NTLM) authentication. I would like to tunnel all my traffic through the proxy but have ...
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Cannot start OpenVPN

I am not able to start openvpn all i see is service openvpn start * Starting virtual private network daemon(s)... ...
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Using iptables to bypass VPN based on user

Running the latest LTS Xubuntu and am trying to route traffic from processes initiated by one user (let's say 'jsmith') around a VPN. I think iptables is my only hope here? The relevant adaptors are ...
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OpenVPN doesn't show remote network shares

I have a working openvpn server at home and can connect to it using a remote openvpn client at work. Client is on windows 10 home, server is debian. I know the openvpn is working because I can ssh to ...
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linux - openvpn: active connections not showing

good day all My openvpn server uses NTP / port 123 UDP, and while I am connected to the vpn and having an active data stream through it, I am not able to detect my IP on the server side I only see ...
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Restricting VirtualBox client to a virtual VPN adapter

HostMachine is Windows 7 64, running VirtualBox. I want HostMachine to use my normal internet connection, rather than the VPN. (I don't mind if it has a VPN adapter, I'd just want it to be lower ...
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Switching openvpn.exe in client mode to another ovpn file on the fly

I want to run openvnp openvnp.exe --config my_config.ovpn --service my_service 0 and after an arbitrary period of time, I want to switch it to another ovpn file my_config2.ovpn on the fly without ...
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Route whole traffic incomming on second Ethernetadapter through OpenVPN TUN-connection

At home I'm running a little PC (Debian Jessie) as a NAS and some kind of a monitoring device. This PC got two bridged Ethernet ports. One is connected to a switch (eth1) where all other devices are ...
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OpenVPN and iMessage

I have created a VPN on a private server using OpenVPN. It is a encrypted tunnel. I have done so to protect my browsing and info on public wifi networks like airports and coffee shops. It is on ...
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Setting Up a Windows Domain With OpenVPN

I'm setting up a windows domain, I've figured out how to connect to an openvpn vpn at login and radius wifi network as well with intel wireless adapters. I plan on using offline domain login for ...
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How setup guest VM networking to OpenVPN adapters under Win10?

Currently my desktop is running Win7 Enterprise connected to a Domain over 3 separate OpenVPN connections (multiple AD sites) using the SecurePoint OpenVPN client. This runs fine and also runs fine on ...
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OpenVPN gui is empty when trying to connect

When trying to connect through the openVPN gui I just get a blank window that produces no logs (the log file is created but is empty). After about a minute I get a message saying "Connecting to myVpn ...
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Create a personal VPN at home to use with specific ports

I use a network where I'm allowed to use only port 80 and 22, so I can't use many app I need, I thought about VPN and more specifically I thought of using my Raspberry Pi as VPN server (I know it ...
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Is it possible to install TAP-Windows virtual OpenVPN network driver in silent?

The TAP-Windows is a network driver used by OpenVPN to establish remote connections. It is included on its main GUI installer, but it prompts to the user to accept unsigned driver. OpenVPN Windows ...
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Cannot access internet with current OpenVPN configuration

I am trying to get an OpenVPN server working on my Raspberry Pi. The Raspberry Pi is running Arch Linux with OpenVPN version 2.3.8-2. I'm currently able to connect to the server from the Android ...
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OpenVPN Ubuntu 14.04 Changing IP but not routing all traffic

Current problem: IP address changes correctly, but all traffic doesn't route from the VPN. The problem stated above is what I am trying to fix currently. Correct me if I'm wrong, but when I run the ...
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Multiple OpenVPN Clients & Binding Interfaces with bind.so - Does not work

Edit I solved the problem through writing a script to generate routing tables and rules, after following @MariusMatutiae's link to an introduction to policy routing. I'm attempting to run two ...
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How do I except specific ports when using a VPN?

I'm using OpenVPN on Windows 10. I'd like to exclude traffic on certain ports (for example, SSH) from the VPN and instead use the underlying network. Can this be done? On Linux, I'd imagine using ...
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Run openvpn without GUI in the client mode

I need to run my openvpn binary file in the client mode from the command line or something (maybe from a python script) supplying it with location of the client.ovpn file, then connect to a server and ...
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Is an OpenVPN client able to read the OpenVPN server configuration

I have access to my companies OpenVPN Server to access some documents from home and want to see what settings are configured on the Server. We use the open-source community version OpenVPN, can I ...
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OpenVPN to home LAN for RDP

Before I waste time going into configuring it: if I route a OpenVPN connection from a remote location to my home LAN over tcp 443, will I still be able to do things like RDP? The OpenVPN server is a ...
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openvpn ssh into client from server

good day all ssh'ing fails when connecting from server to client, thus I am in the server ssh terminal and I need to get into a client pc. I have openvpn running over udp 123, everytime I am trying ...
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How to setup OpenVPN server on windows in a simple way?

I'm trying to setup OpenVPN server on Windows 10. It's only for testing purpose. So I want to set it up, play with it via Management Interface and then remove. No certificates, no security because ...
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OpenVPN setup with mDNS broadcast in Yosemite

Final Update (hopefully): After much ado, I've managed to find a VPN client for iOS that supports TAP and multicast. GuizmOVPN was able to connect using my configuration files for the TUN interface, ...
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VPN on Ubuntu server

I have an Linux server running Ubuntu 14.04. On it, I have xfce installed to act as a desktop. Additionally, I have xrdp installed so I can remote into the machine. Once a remote session is started, ...
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Why OpenVPN GUI in Windows 7 may not show connecting info?

I have working openvpn config file, and can connect from cmd.exe but OpenVPN GUI suddenly stop showing any info and remains empty when I try connect to server. Try to disable firewall, completely ...
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Docker container with openvpn - how to reconnect to VPN if it's down?

I have a docker container in a LUbuntu 15.10 host. This container is using the openvpn client to connect to a VPN.ac account. This is the script I'm running to restart the vpn connection if it's ...
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How to use multiple servers with same username in Microsoft cert store?

I have multiple OpenVPN servers. All servers are on the same machine, each running on its own port. All servers have different keys and I use the same username with different user keys on all servers. ...
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sign keytool generated cert/key pairs using easy-rsa openvpn intermediate CA

I am creating root and intermediate CA with easy-rsa using ./build-ca & ./build-inter commands consecutively. Now, I want my root ca as offline and I want my certs/keys signed by intermediate CA. ...
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Openvpn client stopped to work on Windows 7

My openvpn client stopped to work on Windows 7 64bit. User reports that there was "blue screen of death", then after reboot Openvpn stopped to work. client keys are valid. I copied them to other ...
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Eclipse egit can't push

Ok, I have a very strange issue. I'm using: Linux Eclipse Mars OpenVPN Private Git repository on Stash. I'm connected to stash via ssh. Both private and public keys are generated, registered on ...
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OpenVPN (HideMyAss) routing table with NetworkManager compared to HMA scripts

I'm trying to set up a VPN (HideMyAss) on my Linux Desktop (Archlinux). The goal is to make all the internet traffic through the VPN. My computer is behind my internet box. So basically it's like this ...
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Adding custom Polkit rule

I'm using Arch Linux. When i need to work i have to use VPN. Just realized "Pritunl" has a very nice GUI and it's super easy to use. Anyway, while connecting to VPN, i have to auth that action - ...
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Connect to Samba Share over VPN

At home I have a Windows 10 box that has the minimum requirement for file-sharing setup. From the LAN, I can connect to this box just fine with Samba. I have setup an ASUS router running the latest ...
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Capturing android network traffic by setting up a VPN?

I'm trying to capture an app's network traffic, the proxy option in the Android OS is not proxying everything the app is sending/receiving. Would it be possible to setup a VPN server and analyze all ...
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Routing OpenVPN traffic through a TomatoUSB router

I have setup a Tomato USB, on my second (internal) router. The outside router simply forwards VPN traffic to it, and it acts as a VPN server. I can connect to the VPN server and my local area ...
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Configure openvpn client to route all LAN traffic through VPN tunnel in Openwrt

I’m running OPENWRT chaos calmer on top of Raspberry pi 2. I successfully configured the OPENVPN client and client route my traffic through the VPN tunnel. But when I reboot the pi LAN interface ...
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OS X El Capitan - Issues with OpenVPN and the .ovpn file extension

I'd like to set up an OpenVPN connection, but it just doesn't want to work. .ovpn files seem to be treated in a very special and odd way by OS X: When downloading .ovpn files, they're automatically ...
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OpenVPN on QNAP QTS 4.2 edited config resets after boot

I have a QNAP TS-253 Pro (QTS 4.2.0), on which a OpenVPN-server is configured and running fine. Since I want to use client-certificates to secure the VPN connections, the built-in configuration on the ...
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IPtables restrictions and OpenVPN

So, my friend has a virtual machine that runs linux and an OpenVPN instance. He wants to restrict all IP addresses except for address of an OpenVPN instance. The idea is, not to let anything to ...
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OpenVpn stops in Logging in stage

I've installed OpenVPN on my server and connect to it from my local machine through OpenVPN Client. Since last week, I'm not able to connect. It's general in the country where I live, Restricted by ...
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OpenVPN - ping OK but no web browser working on college

I used to protect myself using a VPN anywhere I connect my laptop. But in the college where I am, I can connect to the VPN via openVPN, I can ping google, I can even use torrent, but no internet ...