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 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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Terms for Low-cost low-power computer with lots of Ethernet ports [on hold]

I'm looking for a computer that's relatively cheap ($100?) and has lots (5? 10?) gigabit Ethernet ports (so no Raspberry Pi), isn't big (i.e. not a desktop computer with a bunch of PCIe cards), isn't ...
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OpenVPN - dynamic IP on client side, static IP on server side

I am following along with this tutorial for setting up a VPN between my home server and my production server. My issue is that in my network, the client (home server) is behind a dynamic IP and the ...
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Can't install tap driver using tapinstall.exe for OpenVPN when run from a .bat file, but it works when running OpenVPN installer

When I run "..\bin\tapinstall.exe" install "..\driver\OemWin2k.inf" tap0901 To add the tap driver, all I get back is a "failed" message with no details and the tap driver is not ...
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OpenVPN connects but IP doesn't change

I'm trying to set up an OpenVPN server on my windows VPS (2008 R2), now managed to set everything up and now my laptop is connected to my OpenVPN server. However, when I check my IP, it's still the ...
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Share VPN from wi-fi to ethernet port

I want to use my laptop as a router to connect PLC with Ethernet port to office network. I access public networks using my laptop's WI-fi card and OpenVPN. And later I need to access the office ...
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Accessing the client-config-dir in OpenVPN

I have set up an OpenVPN server on Ubuntu Linux 14.04LTS. The server configuration file resides in /etc/openvpn/server.conf and use the client-config-dir ccd option to supply client-specific ...
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OpenVPN stops working if I change to another network

I have some trouble using OpenVPN. When it's running, everything is fine. However, if I connect to another network while it's still running, it won't be able to connect again to the server. I can ...
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Bridging my VM with an OpenVPN adapter

Beginner user here,I start to slowly learn about networks, virtual machines and so. Here is my set up. I have a host system, running Windows 8.1. On my host system is installed OpenVPN, with a ...
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OpenVPN tun0 extremely slow

I'm working in a vpn - the server is connected via a 16.000 mb/s line. Sure, this connection is really slow itself, but the vpn connection doesn't use the real bandwith. So i connected to the server ...
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OpenVPN fails on different port

I have an OpenVPN setup with a linux server and windows client in mode-server with tap and over UDP. Everything works with port 1194. But I want to change to port 500. On my firewall I forward port ...
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Open VPN Android/IOS client does not route traffic

I have open vpn server running on a raspberrypi with debian jessie. And it works fine with the open vpn client for windows. But the same ovpn file configuration that works for windows 7 does not seem ...
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DHCP Requests leaking through VPN

I have a spread-out setup to deal with: 3 off-site buildings with Tomato Firmware-based routers, connecting to another Tomato-based router as a VPN setup. The Server router is also in our private LAN ...
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Using OpenVPN, yet netflix.com blocks access

I have set up an OpenVPN server on a VPS in the USA and configured it to route all clients traffic through it. Everything seems to work fine regarding the VPN connection in gerneral. All ip lookup ...
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Redirecting or routing all traffic to OpenVPN on a Mac OS X client

I have configured an OpenVPN (2.2.1) server on an Ubuntu virtual machine in the Amazon elastic compute cloud. The server is up and running. I have installed OpenVPN (2.2.1) on a Mac OS X (10.8.2) ...
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Sharing a 3G USB modem over Windows ICS

I'm currently having issues with my ADSL connection and it's looking like it's not going to be fixed any time soon. On my local network I have my Windows Server hardwired into my wireless router. ...
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Policy Based Routing Not Working Correctly

I have a openVPN connected on my ubuntu computer but I would like to have a couple of applications run through my home router untunneled. They run on port 22 and 32400 (ssh and plex). So I've done ...
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VPN : OpenVPN / L2TP trough router (Synology)

I managed to setup a L2TP setup on my DiskStation server but can't on my router for some reason (same VPN server though.) I try to setup OpenVPN but always have a timeout (same as L2TP). I did allow ...
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VPN connect to Postgres DB error

I have a big trouble: I need connect to my db in another city with Navicat (or other SQL clients). I made vpn - tunnel, but when I connect (with Navicat or other SQL clients) I get the following error ...
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OpenVPN Bad LZO decompression header byte: 69

On Arch Linux I run OpenVPN 2.3.9 server and I get this error "Bad LZO decompression header byte: 69" I run the client on a rooted Motorola XT1039 android lollipop 5.1 and I use official "OpenVPN ...
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assign IP to tinyproxy on OpenWrt

I have installed tinyproxy on OpenWrt and now I want to make rules for iptables that match traffic from tinyproxy. I want to mark this traffic with set-mark and route it to different routing table. My ...
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OpenVPN bad source address from client

My problem is that I want to connect to a OpenVPN server on a Archlinux operating system behind a router with nat. The client is behind a firewall/nat too and has 192.168.178.100. The error i get is ...
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How to autostart OpenVPN (client) on Ubuntu 12.04 CLI?

I have an *.ovpn file that works if I type in: sudo openvpn filename.ovpn. Now I would like to start up OpenVPN when I boot the computer. It's a headless version of Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit if that ...
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Is it possible to install TAP-Windows virtual OpenVPN network driver in a completely unattended manner?

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 ...
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Why is a LAN client machine unreacheable when the client is connected to OpenVPN?

I am trying to understand why the following is a problem. I have an ASUS RT68U Router on which i have enabled the OpenVPN Server. I can successfully connect to the OpenVPN Server using an external ...
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OpenVPN on Debian 6 failed to start

I configured openvpn on my Deabian 6 VPS (using OpenVZ) several times but always stuck on "Starting virtual private network daemon: client server failed!" The syslog indicates, that there seems to be ...
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Linux ip route: How to make all external traffic go via one interface

I've set up an OpenVPN connection with an external server. tun0 is the interface which is used for this connection: user@mypc:~$ ifconfig tun0 tun0 Link encap:UNSPEC HWaddr ...
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Router route some ip client via dev tap1

I did my own router. There are two different VPN connections through this router. devices on my home network connected to the router. My TV is a connected to the router and can direct how TAP1 was ...
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OpenVPN policy-based routing not working correctly

I'm trying to setup an OpenVPN client on ArchLinux with PrivateInternetAccess. By default PIA pushes routes such that all traffic goes through the VPN. I only want some applications to use the VPN. ...
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VPN “Split Tunneling” on Mac OS X by APPLICATION, not by Domain/IP

I'm interested in split tunneling, where some of my data goes over the VPN connection and the rest goes over my regular ISP connection. I see tons of tutorials on how to filter my traffic by IP ...
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OpenWRT: Routing between LAN and OpenVPN

So, this is the current situation: There is an OpenVPN-Server in the internet, there is an OpenWRT-Router at my place. The router is connected to the VPN as a client. I want the router to behave ...
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DDWRT PPTP Client and OpenVPN server at sametime

Is it possible to configure one DDWRT (Linksys E900) as PPTP client and OpenVPN server at the same time? The OpenVPN server is configured OK with TAP. How do I configure the PPTP client on same ...
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Can I connect to a Windows PPTP VPN when already connected to a OpenVPN?

Here's my problem: some places where I use my notebook blocks almost everything with firewall rules. Then I configured a DigitalOcean Server with a VPN. Everything runs fine when: My Notebook --> ...
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What is more secure running openvpn on a router or on a dedicated machine behind the router?

I was wondering which one of these openvpn setups would be considered more secure . 1: run openvpn server using the Netgear r7000 out of the box, the problem with this is that I don't trust Netgear ...
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Split tunnel routing a specific port over OpenVPN on Ubuntu Server 12.04

So I know there is another question on here that I used as a guide as it was super helpful! (Setup routing and iptables for new VPN connection to redirect **only** ports 80 and 443) Only my goal is a ...
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Can not add static route in my Ubuntu, SIOCADDRT: Network is unreachable

I'm trying to add a static route in my VPS to a client that is on the other side of the VPN tunnel to my VPS and forwards it's traffic through the tunnel. This is the setup of my destination that I'm ...
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Can't ping specific IP via OpenVPN

I have an OpenVPN server set up via my Asus DSL-AC68U router, and can connect to it remotely and access the internet through it without issues, using both my iOS device and Tunnelblick on OS X as ...
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Redirect secondary network interface traffic along with port forwarding to tun0 (OpenVPN) using iptables

I have a NAS server which I should do port forwarding for it in order to make its services accessible from internet. However my ISP is blocking ports, so I've managed to buy myself a cheap Ubuntu VPS ...
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Openvpn to forward ipv6 to though my DSL router

I'm trying to create a VPN that would allow me to connect from an unsafe place (ex: public wi-fi) through my home DSL, but I am struggling to make my OpenVPN forward the ipv6. I am an IPv6 newbie, and ...
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Can't ping OpenVPN server using tunnelblick on MAC?

I have a dedicated vpn server at home running debian and openvpn. As far as I know, it works as it should on android, Linux and windows clients. I tested it on wind mobile, public transit, McDonald's, ...
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OpenVPN, install a TAP adapter

When I try to connect to my work VPN using OpenVPN, the connection fails with the message: All TAP-Win32 adapters on this system are currently in use. Many sources suggest to look in Control ...
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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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OpenVPN website secure connection Error

I want to download the OpenVPN Client from openvpn.org, but I get an error: *This site can’t provide a secure connection swupdate.openvpn.org uses an unsupported protocol. ...
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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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Where to download OpenVPN CLIENT for Windows? [closed]

Where to download OpenVPN CLIENT for Windows? Currently they have only server on page https://openvpn.net/index.php/open-source/downloads.html Where is the client? UPDATE Okay, below is ...
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Tunnelblick external (internet) DNS does not work

Tunnelblick is connecting to an OpenVPN server: Retrieved from OpenVPN: name server(s) [ 192.168.2.11 ], search domain(s) [ ] and SMB server(s) [ ] and using default domain name [ openvpn ] Not ...
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How to tunnel whole android traffic SSH?

Let's say I have an SSH server, I want to tunnel my android traffic through that server without installing any VPN service on my server. I am able to port forward my SSH on a Socks 5 proxy. Then I ...
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How to configure openwrt openvpn bridge

I am trying to use my openwrt router to connect to my home network and i can connect to the vpn server but i need to forward or bridge the vpn so everything that comes through the router either ...
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How do I connect my AWS server to a VPN?

I have an AWS server that I SSH into. When I follow the steps to connect it to a VPN (using openVPN) as if it were a local machine, as soon as the connection occurs, my SSH connection no longer works. ...
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Simple VPN Configuration for OpenWRT

I'm trying to use OpenVPN with and OpenWRT router. Full disclosure - I'm not a Networking guru and I honestly only understand about 1/4 of the OpenWRT configuration properties. What I hope to ...