VPN is the acronym for Virtual Private Network - a network type that uses a the Internet to provide remote networks or single machines with secure access to their organization's network avoiding expensive leased lines.

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How Do I Show VPN Status in Taskbar in Windows 8 Pro

I work all day connected to a VPN. For various reasons my connection will fail and some of the software I use does not respond well to that. I'd like to be able to see the status of the VPN easily - ...
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How to route an app outside the VPN/default route?

I have a Linux machine that is always connected to a VPN (vpn0 interface), and the default route goes through the vpn0 interface. The connection to my router is done through the wlan0 interface. I do ...
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RDP works to any host other than the VPN Host

Dont think this is a duplicate question, lots of similar ones but none exactly the same. Setup: Win7 "Home Server", hosts OpenVPN server, listens on 443. XP and 7 Boxes on the LAN Remote: Win8 client ...
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Prevent outgoing traffic unless OpenVPN connection is active using pf.conf on Mac OS X 10.9.4

I've been able to deny all connections to external networks unless my OpenVPN connection is active using pf.conf Into etc/pf.conf in the end i add # # Allow connection via Viscosity only # wifi=en1 ...
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PPTP VPN only using IPv6 Connections?

I followed this tutorial to set up a PPTP VPN: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-setup-your-own-vpn-with-pptp Once complete, I connected to it with my desktop and noticed I ...
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Open VPN Windows, pass all traffic through remote server

Goal: To pass all information (web browsing, video games, ftp / tftp traffic, etc) through a remote network before exiting to the internet. I am able to get a default gateway on working, but I'm not ...
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How to stop internet connection if openvpn is not running

I am running Windows 8 and using the openvpn gui client. I have purchased VPN service from SlickVPN My question is, how do I stop all traffic if it isn't going through openvpn? For example if I close ...
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Why does my PPTP VPN connection fail to route to the remote network in Linux?

I'm trying to connect to my office's PPTP VPN on Linux via ppp. The gateway has a local IP address in the 10.4.x.x net and I need to access other machines in the 10.x.x.x net (which I can do normally ...
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How do I set up an ssh local forward over vpn?

I'm trying to ssh into a work computer through my VPN, but am having a hard time getting it to work. My setup looks something like: +-----------Work ...
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Local IP Address is not reachable after installing a third party VPN?

I have ASP.NET website and SQL Server working fine by using my local ip address 192.168.1.123 but yesterday I have installed a VPN client after this I was unable to navigate my websites using ...
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CIFS mount over VPN hangs when VPN crashes and reconnects

I've successfully shared Windows share over VPN (PPTP), mounted it with mount.cifs on my Ubuntu machine and I'm able to browse the shared contents from the Ubuntu. However, sometimes, when the ...
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Access Cisco VPN with Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

I have to connect to a Cisco VPN with Ubuntu 14.04, starting with a pcf configuration file and the user credentials. I installed network-manager-vpnc, created a new connection importing the saved ...
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Reroute all localhost requests to static ip

I've been searching the net for hours to no avail. I have a project in Visual Studio that has service references to localhost, but I need to be able to reference the actual ip of my computer, not ...
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Cannot access network connected to OpenVPN server

The VPN server (Linux) is behind a router. I want to connect from an external network to my VPN server and access devices in the server’s local network (and the server itself). The local network’s ...
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Setting up outside access to private network using openvpn and a server in the middle

I am Trying to set up the following: [HOMEROUTER] -- [INTERNET] -- [SERVER] -- [INTERNET] -- [External Client] | | | ...
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Connecting to a VPN box on my LAN, while connected via VPN

I've recently configured an old laptop to sit on my home network, and I have it sending all of its traffic through an OpenVPN connection. It's running Ubuntu 14.04. I'm still able to connect to this ...
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Configure Juniper SSL VPN on separate server for users

We have some client servers in USA and users in our LAN connect to these servers using Juniper SSL VPN client provided by the client. Now the issue is, numbers of users are increasing and it's been ...
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how to make scutil login to VPN with password on Mac?

I'm trying to login to my VPN (Cisco IPSec) through command line on a mac scutil --nc start "myVPN (Cisco IPSec)" --password "mypassword" When running that script i just get the usual popup ...
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VPN kill switch on DD-WRT and OpenVPN

I followed the DD-WRT: VPN OpenVPN Setup to configure the VPN connection on my router. Apparently i use privateinternetaccess as a VPN provider and OpenVPN. It works fine, but there is no VPN kill ...
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How to set up a two Wifi Router home Network, with one providing regular internet Access and the other VPN connection?

In my home network, i am running two Wifi Routers, a Buffalo WHR-HP-G300N running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (07/24/13) std (192.168.1.2) a Linksys WRT320N running Shibby Tomato 1.28.0000 MIPSR2-121 K26 Max ...
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need assistance to implement VPN on a embedded system

I have a little embedded system which i want to improve: http://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/d-link/dir-615#hardware H/W rev is D3: Revisions D1/D2: Architecture: MIPS Bootloader: U-Boot ...
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IPfire OpenVPN access to LAN (Green) network

I've set up a separated(Dev) network with IPfire: Web --> dd-wrt --> Home Network (192.168.0.0/24) --> IPFire (192.168.0.29) --> Dev Network (192.168.2.0/24) I would like for the team to be able to ...
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Can a proxy server manipulate packets?

Can a proxy server inject malware by manipulating the packets sent through it and inject ,malware into my PCs memory that way? I know that it could sniff my passwords. What if i use a proxy server to ...
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SSTP vpn 50% slower than without vpn

I've a W7 Pro computer at home, on which I have set up a sstp vpn gateway. The internet connection of this computer is 300Mbps/50Mbps (tested on Speedtest.net) Now, I am currently not at home (but ...
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connect with vpnclient.exe from scheduled task

I have a set of scheduled tasks I've inherited, which require a vpn connection. Right now they only work when a user is logged in interactively. When I launch the connection from a script ...
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Can I have a self-hosted VPN on my Linux host?

I have a account on a Linux host, is it possible to install a VPN (or opneVPN) on my server? or does it require special kinds of servers?
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What is the most effective method for implementing PIA VPN for my home network?

I am looking to funnel all of the traffic on my home network through Private Internet Access (or any other VPN provider). At this point, I just use the PIA desktop client which works fine, but only my ...
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How to setup a VPN server to connect windows server 2008 R2 using RDP

recently my server has been attacked by brute force login, fortunately nothing happened... Im not a security expert, but I want secure my windows server 2008 R2. This is the scenario. Server: ...
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DD-WRT + Windows 8 OpenVPN refuses to browse internet

I have a DD-WRT router with subnet 10.0.2.x, running at IP 10.0.2.1. It has an OpenVPN server set up. OpenVPN should use 10.0.10.x to host its clients. It should then forward all traffic so I can use ...
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How to create a VPN Connection to Office Server

I have been having this problem for the past 3 weeks and its really killing me. I am trying to create a VPN connection to my Win2k8R2 Server which is a Virtual Server. The server has a IP Address ...
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How to SSH into VM running within Parallels on OSX while connected via Junos Pulse VPN?

I am working with OS X 10.9 and Parallels Desktop 9. Within Parallels I run a Linux VM using a Shared Network setting. If I am on my company network I able to SSH into the VM from my OS X terminal ...
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Cannot ping virtual machine (VMWare)

Here is the situation: I have Windows 7 on both host and VM. Network connection on VM is set to NAT, both machines are in the same workgroup, I have turned off password protection for shares, enabled ...
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Windows 7 PC freezes every morning after RDP sessions the previous night

I have a PC that I sometimes remote into during the night via VPN. I have noticed lately that every time after I RDP to it, I find it frozen the next morning. I can disconnect and reconnect without ...
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Does using a VPN change my internet download and upload speed?

I usually get 160Mbps down and 12Mbps up. However, today I installed a VPN and when I go on to speedtest.net, I only get 10Mbps. Is this just because of the VPN redirecting the traffic? Do I keep my ...
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Route external traffic through vpn

I have a laptop and a desktop pc. The laptop runs Win8.1 and Hyper-V, the desktop runs Win7 and a cisco vpn client. For some reason I don't fully understand, I can't run both the Hyper-V and the cisco ...
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RRAS VPN Connection Failling with 800 Error

I have a Virtual Server in office which runs my RRAS-VPN. This is in order for me to connect to the office over the internet while i am away. I Installed RAS Role in my Member Server ...
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Connecting an external server as a subnet to another network

I haven't had any luck trying to find the answer, or much for information to my problem. I have my home network and a server off site. I would like to be able to connect them together some how so ...
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Server 2008 VPN isn't working, DHCP coming from a different source

Alright, I have a Windows 2008 server running. It serves up DNS but not DHCP. I want to have VPN running on it, and my understanding is that you can do this as long as you set the DHCP relay server ...
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Router drops connection to L2TP VPN

I'm connecting to VPN service through my TP-Link (TL-WR740N v4) router, using the L2TP server they provide. The router frequently drops the connection, every 30-40 minutes or so but usually reconnects ...
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How do I setup a VPN service like “hide my ass” using Azure?

I already subscribe to Microsoft Azure. I would like to know if there's a way to setup a VPN service on Azure to act like a free "Hide My Ass" service that I run? Just to be clear, it's just for ...
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Create a new VPN connection via Powershell

I have to create an application with PowerShell that creates a new VPN connection (adapter) to a given host, with given settings (credentials, etc...). The computers will be running Windows 7. I ...
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openconnect on ubuntu 14.04LTS I get “XML response has no ”auth“ node”

I run openconnect to connect to juniper as following $ openconnect --version OpenConnect version v5.02 Using GnuTLS. Features present: PKCS#11, TOTP software token, DTLS (using OpenSSL) sudo ...
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Can a website see/know my MAC address even if I use a VPN?

I have searched other results and read many of them but I could not get an enough information. My question is that can a website see my MAC address or can they have an information about that I'm the ...
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PPTP does not work externally

I have a PPTP server that I can connect to using its LAN IP, but not using the external IP. My router is set up to forward PPTP to the correct machine and the server can access the internet. However, ...
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A connection to the remote access server was not made because the modem was not found

I'm trying to setup VPN connection and getting this error: Connection failed with error 797 A connection to the remote access server was not made because the modem was not found. Ideas? UPD I'm ...
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How to elegantly selectively exclude FreeBSD network traffic from OpenVPN interface by port

inexperienced sysadmin here. I'm planning on running a net daemon inside a FreeBSD jail through OpenVPN, but want to be able to SSH directly into the jail and use the daemon's web interface daemon ...
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OpenVPN security, authentication

I would like to know if this config can be enhanced, in particular i wanted to ask if OVPN certificate-auth can be considered somewhat secure'ish ... ? For example : would any client be able to ...
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IPSec on Windows 8 - filter IP range to go through VPN

I've found how to wither make all routes go through the VPN tunnel (default) or none (by unticking the 'Use default gateway on remote network'). But how do I specify that only a certain range should ...
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Restrict Hamachi Gateway Scope / Ports

A client wants to make a couple of websites intranet-only, but still allow access at about 30 outside locations. Hamachi gateway would work nicely for this, but I do not want those computers to have ...
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The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess communication depot

While installing Cisco AnyConnect 3.1.05170, the following error message appears in a dialog box. Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess ...