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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Not seeing the computers host network when using VPN

I have an Asus RT-N66U at home and I'm connecting to it using my Macbook Pro. What I expect to happen is that I no longer see the computers on my physically local network and I do see the computers ...
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VNC over a VPN connection to a home network

I have a small home network and I would like to be able to connect to my server via vnc. My local lan is 192.168.1.0/24 My vpn lan is 10.8.0.0/24 The machine I am attempting to vnc to is at ...
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How traceroute command work? [on hold]

https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/forum/discussion/15845/pia-is-included-as-hosting-server-ip-range I'm interested in this forum, so I run some tests against *.privateinternetaccess.com. The ...
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Is there a way to store just the username in an OpenVPN profile used via OpenVPN GUI?

I'm using OpenVPN to connect to various sites. I have a user name (same across all sites), a PIN (also the same across all sites) and an RSA-token-generated code that I will have to enter ...
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Create IPSec Pre-shared key VPN on Windows <> Cisco ASA

I am trying to create a VPN tunnel between Windows 7 host computer and Cisco ASA firewall. For this I have been given details of VPN protocol and encryption by the company that owns the Cisco ASA: ...
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kubuntu: how to save VPN password?

I'm attempting switching from xfce to kde in a xubuntu system. Everything works quite well. However, I have a VPN (PPTP) setup configured in the xfce interface. After the switch, it still works but ...
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Configuring always-on VPN on Android using a server domain name instead of a server IP address

I am connecting to my home Hamachi-powered VPN with my Android (v4.4.x) mobile device using IPSec. The VPN connection is working fine, except that I am unable to configure the connection as ...
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DDWRT and OpenVPN to tunnel LAN traffic

I want connect LANs from my two homes. Home1 has a DD-WRT as openVPN server and home2 has a DD-WRT router working as client. Topology is a bit complex: Home1 WAN | +-- OpenWRT router (192.168.1.1 lan ...
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Setting up our existing Vagrant / VirtualBox instance to use VPN when not in the office

I'm currently trying to edit our existing Vagrant / VirtualBox image so that when users aren't within our office network they connect through their OpenVPN connection on the host computer. After ...
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Tunnelblick OpenVPN IP Not Being Changed

I am using Tunnelblick 3.5beta08 (build 4236) on OSX 10.10 (Yosemite). My OpenVPN configuration file: client dev tap proto udp remote XXX XXX resolv-retry infinite nobind persist-key persist-tun ca ...
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Connection from iPhone to Windows 7 PPTP VPN fails during LCP negotiation

First, some specs! Remote device: iPhone 4S / iOS 7.0.4 VPN server: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1 I've been trying for a while with little luck to get a VPN server set up on my home Windows 7 ...
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My VPN trips out my internet connection

When I try to connect my VPN my internet connection seems to trip. I have pinged google.com and my router and everything is fine. I have it connected to Linux Ubuntu also and it is working fine in ...
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How to configure μTorrent for a VPN?

I am using a VPN connection successfully for browsing but I have trouble when using it for torrents. I am sure that P2P is enabled by the VPN company so I must be missing some configuration. I know ...
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How to set up a VPN server on Windows 2012 R2 that can be connected from the internet? [on hold]

I have a Windows 2012 R2 server in my office. It has internet access. Is there a way that can let me to use that server as a proxy server when I'm not in the office. Ideally I hope it can be used by ...
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Access files on RasPi over WAN using an Android device

My use case is the following: I have a RaspberryPi with a mounted external HDD which contains lots of high definition (1080p) movies. I access these within my LAN using NFS exports. I also want access ...
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Can I connect to a remote desktop computer to make a call using a home telephone landline number?

I am living in country B, I own a residence in country A where my family lives. There is a desktop computer that I remotely access and use through TeamViewer. Can I use that computer to make calls ...
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How to control speed on Copy Paste [duplicate]

My situation is the speed of syncing files through vpn need to be controlled to 500K. I have couple of scripts running on schedule using powershell, robocopy. The process is basically just a copy and ...
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.Net application cannot connect to remote servers if it is started before VPN is started [on hold]

We have a C# (.Net 4.5) Winforms app that communicates with a web server hosted over the internet. It works fine otherwise but fails when user switches to VPN while it is running. It is ...
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Unable to connect to VPN, but can connect to the internet

I have a client that is trying to access my VPN server from a newly allowed connection at his work place. He can connect to the internet and browse when he plugs in his laptop, but when he tries the ...
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Can't connect to IPSec VPN via D-Link DIR-100 router

I am trying to connect to VPN via Cisco Systems VPN Client with IPSec/UDP transport, but I am getting error: Secure VPN Connection terminated locally by the Client. Reason 412: The remote peer ...
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How to install an autoconfig proxy only for the VPN interface when it's connected

In OS X I am using the networksetup tool to enable and put in an autoconfig proxy URL, which works great. Now I am trying to do this for just the VPN service when it's connected. The problem I ...
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CheckPoint VPN plugin returning “The server returned an invalid response” in Windows 8.1

Our customer provides a Checkpoint-based VPN. My workstation runs Windows 8.1 Pro with the built-in VPN plugin for Checkpoint. I have IP address of VPN and its credentials. I have followed the ...
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How do I make my VPN'ed local server accessible on LAN?

At home, I have an OSX server that I connect to using SSH and VNC. I recently purchased a subscription to a VPN service provider and the idea was that the server would be connected to the VPN at all ...
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Routing through a VPN

If I setup an account with a VPN service provider or attempt to create my own VPN server on a VPS can I allow multiple computers on the same VPN to communicate with each other. For example will ...
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OpenVPN: client to LAN

I set up an OpenVPN server on a Debian machine under my router. I port forward all UDP 1194 connections to the server, and I am able to connect successfully from my windows machine using the OpenVPN ...
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Cannot SSH to server on VPN

I have 2-level routers. Router 1 is ISP router (Technicolour TG582n) and has xbox connects to it via LAN, IP 192.168.1.243. Router 2 is a VPN client router (Asus rt-ac56u) and connects to router 1 ...
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Raspberry Pi VPN server using PPTPD internet access

I am not quite sure if this is the best website for this question, but I'll give it a shot anyways. I setup a VPN server yesterday on my Pi (running latest Raspbian) using PPTPD. The purpose of this ...
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Setup VPN connection with Synology NAS

I want my Synology NAS (located at home) to be connected to my VPN on the WAN. This allow to keep alive a VPN from home to wan without worring about dynamic IP. I setup a ppdpd server on my VPN ...
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How to connect to internet over VPN raised on virtual machine?

I have an PC running Ubuntu, that is connected to the network of my internet provider. To access the internet, one must make a connection using l2tp or ppp, which I have failed to configure on Ubuntu. ...
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Is it possible to connect Chromecast to hotel network using VPN?

I have searched for a way to get Chromecast to work over a hotel network (redirects to an "accept terms and agreements page" on first connect) without using an external router. I want to know if it is ...
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What kind of router specs do I need to run OpenVPN at full throttle?

I just updated my router firmware to the latest version of DD-WRT and configured OpenVPN for Private Internet Access. My download speeds dropped from 50 Mbps to about 6.5. I get pretty close to max ...
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Windows 8.1 VPN connection not deletable

something is really wrong with my Windows 8. I have a VPN connection for my company that can't be deleted. I can also not add any new VPN connections. And when I try to connect to the one configured ...
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use VPN for external connections and not use for LAN

I have three 'devices' en0 (wi-fi) en4 (thunderbolt) ppp0 (pptp) in VPN settings, send all traffic over VPN enabled. Service order in main network settings window is: Thund., Wi-Fi, VPN (PPTP) ...
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Is it possible to rewrite the IP packet on tunnel interface in Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)?

I am trying to rewrite the destination address (to 127.0.0.1) of an IP packet received from a TUN/TAP interface on a Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) machine. Will the kernel route the packet again to ...
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Ping a device over a NAT [closed]

In my home-Lan I can ping every connected device and receive an answer. If I go to my university and I connect to it by wifi (having user and password), I can't ping anyone (they don't answer). I ...
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Disconnecting from MS Forefront Unified Access Gateway

At work I use the Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway Portal to connect to a work network. This solution launches an SSL VPN thingy so I can access another network. However, when I disconnect ...
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Setting up a VPN and NAS connection

I want to be able to access my office data anywhere I can, I'm currently thinking about setting up a VPN, as far as I've read about it seems like what I need is a NAS where I will hold the data and a ...
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Anyone familiar with dd-wrt scripting for vpn logs?

I was wondering if its possible or someone guide me to creating a script for making a vpn server log about who has connected and disconnected. Right now when i connect to the vpn i either get DD-WRT ...
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Will Check point support VPN with multiple vlan tagged interfaces on the external interface

I have a Checkpoint 4000 appliance, I have an external interface facing the Internet with 3 vlan tagged interfaces. I am using the management interface IP to manage via smart console. The difficulty ...
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Is my internet faster using a VPN?

I'm at an airport now, and I'm on my college's computer they provide us that includes the Adobe suite. If we want to use any of the programs, we have to connect to the university's network using a ...
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Need assistance to get proxy to work on VPN for Macs

Our company uses the AT&T Global VPN client for our remote users. Once they are on the VPN client, internet traffic goes thru proxy servers setup with an autoconfig URL. The problem is when the ...
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How do I get a client to LAN VPN connection setup on a TL-ER6020 TP-Link Router using a shrew soft client?

I followed the guide on tp-links support page and I have attempted to call customer support to get this set up. When I try to connect the client, I get the following output: config loaded for site ...
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vpn connection error 800 on tplink router

One more "error 800" question When I am connecting with mobile hotspot, the connection succeeds, but when from my home wifi - fails with error 800. I did next things: disabled firewall, enabled ...
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OpenVPN: SSL3_GET_SERVER_CERTIFICATE:certificate verify failed

Im trying to use vpn to connect two internal networks using virtual machines. I have a virtual machine "gateway" and a virtual machine "client", and I want to connect to my gateway from client using ...
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OpenVPN on Win7 getting stuck in “Closing TUN/TAP interface” state

I'm using windows 7 OpenVPN. When I try to disconnect from a VPN I get presented with such record in the logs Wed Mar 11 08:18:19 2015 Closing TUN/TAP interface Then the program just stays there. ...
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Cannot access Windows machines by Name over PPTP VPN but can access ip address

I have a PPTP VPN Incoming Network Connection setup on a windows 8.1 machine which is where I have all my computers setup on a local intranet (say machine X, Y and Z) I VPN into the Windows 8.1 ...
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is it possible to detect that someone has used a VPN after the VPN has been disabled?

I'm asking this question because I am using a VPN for work and apparently Tera Online servers ban users for using VPN. I've asked their support about what if I disable it and try logging in, and their ...
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Routing a particular subnet into a VPN tunnel

My network looks like this: I'm trying configure my router so that the subnet (192.168.2.0/24) is routed over the VPN tunnel (tun0) on the gateway/router. While at the same time clients on the ...
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Bridging multiple networks with a tinc vpn in virtualbox, won't forward packets properly

I set up a network with some VMs in VirtualBox. It consists of: 1. The host, OS X. It is connected to the Arch VM described in 3. via a host-only adapter. OS X has the IP 172.31.2.100/16. 2. ...
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Domain authentication without joining the domain

I am DBA in an Active Directory environment. I often work from home using my private PC (I connect via VPN). My private PC is not joined to the Active Directory domain. Is it possible to use domain ...