Virtual private network; a network that connects remote sites or users via the Internet using virtual connections so that devices can communicate as if they were on a private network.

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Windows 10, VPN and slow DNS lookups

I can't seem to figure this one out. I was using windows 7 and I had no issues with being VPN'ed into work and browsing websites. Since switching to Windows 10, it's another matter. Windows 10 and no ...
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How to make Windows 10 play well with VPN and proxy?

I have your basic Cisco Anyconnect and W10. I finally got the cisco anyconnect software to run properly by running it in windows 7 mode. And note that this is a machine that was just upgraded a ...
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Connecting to a machine which is only reachable through a computer which is only reachable through a VPN

I have the following problem: I would like to connect to some machines (get their files in the Windows Explorer) without having to use a RDP connection to the controller Server, because the amount ...
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How do I surf via a VPN and have a home VPN endpoint?

Here's my issue. Previously I had my Gargoyle-based router operating as a VPN server so I could connect to home whilst away. This proved very handy. Due to changes in local snoopery I have changed ...
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Why can't my Windows 10 device reach the internet when VPN is connected but my Windows 7 one can?

I'm in China with an old Win7 netbook and a new Win10 tablet. Formerly, either device would work on Wi-Fi with or without VPN but of course I needed VPN for Google, Facebook, etc. Recenently the ...
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How to set correct MTU for OpenVPN link

I'm trying to use my OpenVPN SSL connection over a restricted satellite connection. The issue seems to be related to the correct MTU. When pinging from windows 7 machine the highest payload that can ...
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vmware fusion cannot connect to network

If I don't believe wrongly. I think VMware fusion use Cisco Any connect to connect to internet right? However, now the Cisco in my windows virtual machine reports: VPN service not available The VPN ...
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How to route only certain http/s requests through VPN

I'm trying to create a VPN service which is capable of filtering only certain HTTP/S web traffic through the VPN, and other traffic that doesn't match my dynamic filter criteria should be sent through ...
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WAMP with remote DB

I want to use WAMP server with a database located on another place. I can access it through a VPN (openVPN). I will change the config.ini of my PHP code to use the remote database (10.x.x.x instead of ...
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Can't set the DNS in my VPN on Windows 10

I would like to change the DNS in mi VPN on Windows 10, first i go the Network and Sharing Center, Change Adapter Settings, choose my VPN, then properties and when I go to "Networking" and try to ...
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Windows 10 split tunneling

I have 2 wifi connections, one has internet and the other doesn't. I use the one that has no internet to access local machines. When I connect via VPN, even the one that has no internet connection is ...
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Free alternative to vpn service like LogMeIn Hamachi? [closed]

I have under my network "Home" server. I cant access it online on another network, cause i dont have public ip address. Im now using free Hamachi, to access the server in another network. I DONT USE ...
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HTTP log-on with cURL fail with error (7) in VPN

My PC's inside a campus network and need to do HTTP log-in periodically to keep on-line. So I wrote a one-liner cURL bash script to do the log-in. It worked fine until I started to use VPN. The log-in ...
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How does TOR or a VPN keep you annonymous?

Ok, I've got a few things that are bugging me about TOR proxy and VPNs. More specifically how they keep you annonymous, for example, say that I'm using VPN and that my internal IP address is ...
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Running a VPN inside a Linux VM, connect from host to encrypt traffic

Is it possible to run a VPN inside a Linux VM that a host would connect to in order to protect traffic on an unsecured network? Or is the traffic that the VM VPN tunnel sends going to be unencrypted ...
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SSH into remote computer from home (Port foward)

Sometimes the VPN at my friend's place goes down and there ends up being no way to access his computer remotely. I was looking up SSH port forwarding but do not really understand what I'm reading. ...
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Is there any way to fix an annoying Windows 10 UI design re: VPN connections?

For as long as I can remember (definitely as far back as Vista, possibly XP as well) to connect to a VPN connection in Windows I could just click on the network icon in taskbar, select the VPN ...
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allow specific port past VPN while denying all other internet access

I have a local machine that connects to a VPN for internet access, and is configured so that it can't access the internet at all besides through the VPN, although the local network can be accessed ...
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Whitelisting public network only on IPSec

I have successfully do IP whitelisting using IPSec on Windows Server 2008 R2 . Currently I am trying to whitelist private network. We got a game server using Smartfox Server. It seems the connection ...
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VPN tunnel between two networks with the same ip address

I'm trying to understand at a basic level networking. I've been asked the following question as a scenario for attempting to help me understand networking better. I've spent quite a bit of time ...
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OpenVPN works fine on windows but not everything on ubuntu

I have setup OpenVPN connection on windows and ubunt PCs. there are several websites I should be able to reach with this VPN connection and everything is fin with windows as I can reach them all. but ...
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IPSec VPN - can't access / ping remote computers / NAS drive

I'm connected with the VPN set up on a FVS338 firewall. I connect everytime without any problem, but here's the thing. I can't ping any LAN machines beneath the VPN. However, I can access (and ping) ...
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Shrew soft connects to cisco VPN in windows 10 but no traffic passing

Recently I've upgraded to windows 10 and facing a problem with connecting to my workplace cisco vpn. Cisco vpn client refused to work. So I opted to install shrew soft vpn client. It says tunnel ...
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Can’t share main network adapter’s network with OpenVPN tap adapter in Windows Server 2008

Recently I bount a French unlimited VPS which is run on Windows 2008 R2 operating system. I installed OpenVPN 2.1.3 on it and build keys and other stuff for both clients and server. I tested it and ...
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How to Enable VPN?

My network administer has disabled the use of VPN, so I can't use VPN on that network. But one of my math website is blocked due to it. Whenever I log to it, I get an error - ERR-CONNECTION RESET ...
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How to create mixed mesh configuration in freelan VPN?

I’ve been following the Freelan configuration examples and have everything working fine for a peer-2-peer configuration with 10 nodes. I want to add another set of 3 nodes to the VPN but they can only ...
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OpenVPN without NAT

I'm trying to figure out how to route OpenVPN clients without using NAT/PAT. What I want to do is to route the IP address that they are assigned when clients authenticate to the OpenVPN server to the ...
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What is visible when using work VPN from Home - multiple computers.

I have seen similar questions regarding VPN and security but not regarding multiple computers/users. When i use work laptop from home i sometimes use VPN. In my home there are multiple computers and ...
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1723 port isn't opened after setting up an incoming connection on Windows 10

I have set up my VPN server/incoming connection as this: http://www.howtogeek.com/135996/how-to-create-a-vpn-server-on-your-windows-computer-without-installing-any-software/ I can connect to the ...
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Raspberri Pi as network router that connects via WIFi to internet and VPNs traffic

I have a small caravan with some ip cameras, sonos system, and other services within a WiFi network inside my caravan. When i travel around i get to connect via WiFi to wherever i am. This is good ...
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Can I use a VPN and then start up a VM and use another VPN

I haven't tried this and am wondering if it is possible to obfuscate my location further by using a VPN on my Win10 install and then opening a VM such as Ubuntu or Win7 and then run a VPN in that. I'd ...
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Do VPNs based on OpenVPN have a “soft ceiling” around 6MBps?

I've consistently gotten ~6MBps (down) VPN speeds with a 3rd party VPN provider, and much higher than that at home, at work, and maybe other places (i.e. a hotel). For example, non-VPN might be 20 - ...
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SonicWall Global VPN on a Mac?

I use the SonicWall Gobal VPN Client on Windows to connect to a VPN. Is it possible to use this VPN on Yosemite without having to install third-part software, just creating a new connection on ...
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Share VPN via wifi and forward ports?

This is a sequel to this thread: Forwarding ports after carrier grade NAT? Anyway, someone said that I can download a free vpn (I still dont know what vpn to download) and share it via wifi.. So any ...
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VPN file transfers not working over 3G internet connection

We have a remote office with just two staff, who rely on a 3G internet connection for their basic internet needs (email and web browsing). They only get around 4 Mbps down and 1.5 Mbps up, but this is ...
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Error /dev/net/tun No such device - openvpn

I'm trying to set up openvpn on my chroot debian server. #openvpn --dev tun1 --ifconfig 10.9.8.1 10.9.8.2 Sun Aug 16 18:29:19 2015 OpenVPN 2.3.4 arm-unknown-linux-gnueabi [SSL (OpenSSL)] [LZO] ...
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OpenVPN Connected but no internet

I'm currently on OpenWRT and trying to use the router to work as client to divert all my internet traffic through Router via VPN. I was able to get my Odroid C1 to use VPN and my PC as well after ...
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Forwarding ports after carrier grade NAT?

I cant forward ports anymore to my Xbox cause turns out my ISP recently refreshed IPs and all their IPs are public now and they say you can only forward ports if I request a static IP for a large ...
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Connect router to VPN

I would like to connect my router to VPN in such a way, that would allow any house device to connect to router and be automatically routed through VPN. This is quite different setup from usual ...
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Linux: Don't allow any non-vpn traffic

I tried the search, as I'm sure this has been asked before, but I couldn't quite find a working answer. I wish to drop any connection that is not routed via VPN (with the sole exception of the ...
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Setting up a VPN tunnel between a Linux VPS and a Windows Server machine

I've got the following setup: A low-power VPS with a static SSH-able IP address running Debian. A workstation running Windows Server 2012 with Ubuntu Server and a consumer Windows license running ...
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no internet connection with hamachi as always on VPN. ANDROID CYANOGEN 12.1 [migrated]

android 4.4.4 and cyanogen 12.1 I have set up hamachi as a vpn on my phones. it works great except if i use the always on feature my internet is lost. I can not find a setting that affects this. Any ...
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Remote Desktop Connection to user on VPN [closed]

Scenario: Support is at work location. User is at home, connecting to work via VPN. The support person then get's user's IP via logged in users on VPN. He uses Remote Desktop Connection to connect ...
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Force virtual machine to only use VPN connection?

Here's what I have: Mac OS X 10.10 - running VirtualBox and acting as an OpenVPN client. This works just fine on the VPN and is intended to be my host machine. There is also a WiFi connection on this ...
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How do I change Windows settings that a local administrator applied?

The user in question used to be a local administrator. I need to do the following: Remove any created VPN connections that the user would have created so that only their user account could access ...
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How can I connect to a Juniper Junos Pulse VPN from a Windows 10 PC?

Just upgraded to Windows 10. I used to be able to configure Juniper VPN connection on Windows 8.1 natively without any additional software. "Juniper Networks Junos Pulse" was listed in Windows 8.1's ...
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Connecting a Linux-based DVR to internet through Windows 2K8

I recently requested to connect a Linux based DVR to the internet. The current network setup is managed by a single Windows 2k8 server which has 2 network adapters - intranet adapter (192.168.0.2) and ...
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How can I disable 'Use default Gateway for remote networks' setting in Windows 10?

I have been disabling the 'use default gateway for remote networks' option to bypass unnecessary traffic from going through vpn. But after upgrading to Windows 10 I can't change the setting since the ...
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OpenVPN server - SMB shares

I have a Windows 8.1 machine set up with OpenVPN server by following the instructions here:OpenVPN and its advanced features My Windows 8.1 client laptop can connect to the server no problem; but I ...
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Use of own propriety encryption in OpenVpn

The revelation that the American and British governments have cracked SSL/TLS leaves a lot of questions for the future of OpenVPN. The project cannot continue forward built on top of an insecure ...