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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miniDLNA + OpenVPN, VLC don't see the dlna

Here's my conf : raspberry pi with an openvpn server and a minidlna server. I run two instance of minidlna : one listening the local network, the instance which I access from inside the network, and ...
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How do I get OpenVPN to replace the default route when it connects to avoid an IP leak?

Before connecting with OpenVPN's GUI my default route is: Network Destination Netmask Gateway Interface Metric 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 10.1.1.1 ...
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How do you verify a client rsa key via cli?

I am experiencing some issues with openvpn and I would like to verifiy the client's connecting key. I found a number of samples on how to verify the servers key: linux-3kfe:/usr/share/easy-rsa/keys # ...
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OpenVPN TAP Driver install problems

I originally posted this on the network engineering part, and they said that superuser would be the better place to ask this. So here I am! I have tried asking this question on the OpenVPN forum, but ...
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MiniDLNa local AND over openvpn

I have a raspberry pi with a minidlna server and an openvpn server. When I'm on my local network I have access to my DLNA without problems. When I'm outside (cellular or another wifi) I connect my ...
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Changing my default internet connection

Im running openVPN on my Windows 10. I succesfuly connected the client to my VPN server as you can see: But when I check my IP from my browser I still see the IP of my wifi connection. The openVPN ...
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Automatically log into webdav

I'm having my Y: mapped into a webdav folder. I have clicked "Save credentials", but I have to remember to open explorer and click on the icon, to log on to the network folder (the popup remembers ...
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Use Ziproxy with OpenVPN

I for the life of me cannot figure out how to chain the internet connection from OpenVPN to Ziproxy. I already am able to set up a working OpenVPN and Ziproxy installation separate of each other, but ...
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Suddenly Wifi becomes limited while connected through a vpn

I don't know why when i connect internet through vpn clients like Openvpn, Hotspot shield after some time the WiFi icon change to WiFi+exclamation mark. When I hover it says no internet. But after ...
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VPN & xbox360 guidance

I am using DD-WRT v24-sp2. With it I am using an OpenVPN client. Is there a way that I can tunnel only my xbox traffic through the VPN and all my other devices not use the VPN?
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When an IP is assigned to a newly created OpenVPN interface, does it create a default route for the subnet of that IP?

I'm following the tutorial to learn OpenVPN. by following the steps of the part: let's try it I use OpenVPN to create an interface tun2, and assign an IP to it sudo OpenVPN --mktun --dev tun2 sudo ...
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Stunnel and openvpn on mac os

I recently install a openvpn server with stunnel4 on a server. On my mac, I have install tunnelblick and stunnel. Everything seem alright, when I start my vpn, I'm connected but I don't have ...
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disabling direct traffic when openVPN disconnects from server

in mac when Tunnelblick lose it's connection with an openVPN server, internet simply works without VPN that means the real IP address is leaked. how to fix that?
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What causes the unusual high upload when connected to a VPN?

I've noticed an unusual high usage of my upload, whenever a download is running. The upload is usually somewhere 5-10% of the download bandwidth usage. I assume the VPN connection itself requires ...
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Can't reach servers, running on Raspberry PI, over OpenVPN connection

I have a Raspberry PI 2, running several servers (FTP, SSH, HTTP… etc). I started using it as a wireless router (forward tap0 connection to wlan0); I used this great tutorial. Everything is working ...
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Redirect specific website traffic on OpenVPN to local adapter via proxy

I'm using OpenVPN on Windows and it installs a TAP-adapter with the ip 10.x.x.x while my local adapter is on 192.x.x.x Now I know you can redirect traffic to IP addresses via route add dst-ip ...
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VPN in ubuntu server 14.04

I installed VPN in Ubuntu server 14.04 which has the IP 192.168.20.5 I installed using link: http://grantcurell.com/2014/07/22/setting-up-a-vpn-server-on-ubuntu-14-04/. But the small difference I ...
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How can I prevent routing local traffic through OpenVPN client?

How can I route only internet traffic through OpenVPN without routing local traffic? (I am not so familiar with OpenVPN configs.)
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Static DNS when connected to VPN loses internet connection

I have a relatively standard home network environment, with my Windows 8.1 computer connected to the ISP's router/modem. Internet works with regular DHCP for my IP and DNS servers (that is, nothing is ...
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I don't believe my Netgear VPN is an encrypted tunnel. What can I do?

I don't think that my VPN from Netgear is encrypted. I am using OpenVPN in combination with an R7000 router. I am able to access things attached to my home network so it's clear to me that some sort ...
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VPN cisco any connect on linux

I installed on my Linux red-hat machine the VPN any connect version 3.1.03103 when I am trying to connect the customer IP - 192.7.8.67 VIA port 8080 I get the following error: what is actually I ...
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Use VPN only for certain domains/hostnames

I'm using OpenVPN on Windows with a TAP adapter. I know you can specify a route to a specific ip address to go to your local internet connection. However it can't do the same for a hostname/domain. ...
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How to access OpenVPN servers public IP?

Currently, when I connect to my OpenVPN, I can access the outside world fine but when I try to access the HTTP server running on the same server as OpenVPN is running on, I can't connect to the host. ...
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Connect to Email Server through VPN

So I'm trying to connect to an email server with a username and password but the only information I have is the user / pass and: PORT STATE SERVICE 22/tcp open ssh 25/tcp open smtp 80/tcp ...
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Can't chromecast when connected to OpenVPN

I have installed OpenVPN on a remote server and everything is working fine. I have a chromecast and I can cast on it when connected to the VPN server from my computer but not from my Android phone. ...
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pfSense/OpenVPN-Unable to connect to hosts with Static IP assigned

So far I am unable to figure out why I can't connect (unable to ping, tracert, or see shares) to one of my computers (only thing different is that its IP is static) on my network through OpenVPN. My ...
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Launching the VPN client makes all remote services unavailable

While trying to use a VPN connection on my Ubuntu server, I found out that when launching my OpenVPN client with : sudo openvpn --config someplace.ovpn it makes all my remote services unavailable : ...
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Running a webserver on the same server as an OpenVPN setup

I have an application which runs as a web server. An absolutely regular type of server. But, the application needs to connect to another server through a VPN. If I run an OpenVPN client on my server ...
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openvpn connection without forwarding all traffic

I am trying to connect a client to a vpn network without openvpn forwarding all my traffic into the network. The point being is I want to be able to connect and communicate with all the other ...
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tun0 Not Found On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am trying to connect to an OpenVPN server I made and it connects, but it does not browse the Internet. I tried using sudo modprobe tun to enable the tun adapter and it didn’t work. I have tried ...
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Steam In-Home Streaming with OpenVPN Server on ASUS RT-AC68U

So I've tested out in-home streaming with hamachi on mac osx. Worked flawlessly. Currently I want to host an OpenVPN server on my Asus RT-AC68U. I've got the server up and running and I'm able to ...
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disable NAT in openvpn

I'm having a similar problem to this: OpenVPN without NAT Seems it wasn't answered yet. Description of my situation: I have an openvpn server on network A which another admin installed before he ...
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Chromecast with OpenVPN

I’m an American living in Taiwan. I have a very good VPN (privateinternetaccess.com) and good broadband. Together, I get about 15 mb/s to California on my laptop. I’d like to keep using my Chromecast ...
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Can I route all connections on my router through a VPN?

I have a Cisco Linksys e1200v2 with DD-WRT v24sp2 mega. I would like to have all connections go through the OpenVPN server that I already have configured. I have noticed the Open VPN Server and Open ...
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How can I over-ride Windows10 default DNS Servers to use OpenVPN assigned DNS servers

A problem has arisen with Windows 10 in that it always uses it's local DNS servers (as well as VPN assigned DNS servers) for DNS resolving, which in turn leads to a DNS leakage scenario. Details ...
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OpenVPN RDP Split tunnelling

I have OpenVPN installed on windows 8.1 with the intent that I should be able to remote into my office computer. The issue is that I cannnot use my internet connection for anything but the remote ...
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Port Forwarding with OpenVPN active on DD-WRT

At home, I have two networks, my home network, then a second network separated by a DD-WRT router, which I call my homework network. This homework network can be treated as a separate network to my ...
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What are the security risks of connecting to a VPN?

Does connecting to a shared-IP VPN expose local ports to other users of the same VPN server? Does a VPN tunnel neutralize the protection offered by a NAT router? Are local ports reachable from a ...
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OpenVpn issue with FTP traffic

OpenVpn traffic counter stops to increase when downloading file via ftp. At the beginning, when downloading file via ftp, everything is as expected, but when some portion of file is downloaded, ...
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Do I need to open a specific port on an OpenVPN server for torrent traffic

If I connect to an openvpn server on port 1194 from Tunnelblick on a Mac (OSX 10.10), how can I ensure that the port used by Transmission (e.g. 66887) will be open for incoming connections? Current ...
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OpenVPN restart script not working

The following script was posted on the openwrt forum https://forum.openwrt.org/viewtopic.php?id=31853 as a way of restarting OpenVPN. The problem we're having is the ping is not going through when ...
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Error when configuring iptables while setting up OpenVPN on Raspberry Pi

I'm in the process of setting up OpenVPN on my Raspberry Pi. Not sure if this is the right forum to post this but when I was trying to configure iptables i get this error message. Any thoughts? ...
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How to configure OpenVPN to access eth1 subnet?

I have successfully installed OpenVPN server on ubuntu 14.04 and connected to it from my client. As far as I understand I can connect now to the defined ip adress 10.8.0.1 which also works. My goal ...
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OpenVPN network range overlap issue

A networking newbie here. I setup an OpenVPN server in my home network so that I can use public Wi-Fi to first connect to my home network, and then use the Internet with some degree of security. I ...
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OpenVPN and port translation

So, here's the deal. I have an openvpn instance on a port 443. I need it to also be on port 993, the same instance, the same virtual network. Openvpn can not really do that, but Linux comes with ...
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OpenVPN connect kills internet connection on OSX

I have ubuntu 14.04 server installed inside a VirtualBox VM running on OS X 10.10. My goal is to configure OpenVPN on ubuntu in order to access via the host system. This is a testrun for a OpenVPN ...
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Starting OpenVPN

Starting to do some penetration testing and I’m using this lab called Pentestit. I’m just trying to get connected through the VPN so I can begin, the instructions are here. The instructions on that ...
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Home VPN Server Remote Connectivity vs Local Connectivity

I have an old college laptop, Lenovo Y510, that I am trying to revive as a home server, LXLE, and I wanted to start by getting OpenVPN up and running so that I can have a secure VPN connection over ...
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Store OpenVPN username and password in Windows Credentials

Is there a way to store OpenVPN login info as a Windows credential in such a way that either the OpenVPN service or GUI can access it to login? Barring that, is there a way to store a plaintext file ...
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Issue reaching OpenVPN nodes but other hosts are reachable

I'm currently really confused ... and No, this is not a normal state for me ;-) My problem: I'd a setup, working since month which let me connect to networks so I can reach each machine from other ...