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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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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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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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use windows version of cisco vpn client on linux and osx

I have tried wine, but it crashes before finishing the installation. So I switched to virtualbox, installed the cisco vpn client there, and ssh into the guest win7 os. My question is: Is there a ...
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While on VPN, how do I use my fast internet connection for files not on the VPN?

When I connect to a VPN, I notice all my internet access slows to a crawl. From ~5MB/sec to ~250KB/sec. I'm using Cisco AnyConnect on OSX, which doesn't appear to have any basic options to say ...
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In Mac OS X, is there a way to individually route apps through a VPN or not?

I've seen plenty of information on selectively routing (through a VPN or other interface) by subnet or IP. But is there a way, in OS X, to selectively route through a VPN by application? Could one, ...
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OpenVPN client tun device name in OSX

I have a VPN server set up that I am using to connect to from my OSX 10.9 laptop. When I load my openvpn profile with tunnelblick, it works, and I get a device named "tun0" just like you would expect. ...
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42 views

Can't connect to specific FTP?

Have a bit of an issue and I'm pretty confused by this one. Yesterday I was connecting to my FTP all day and it seemed to be fine but now I'm having issues. I use a VPN and I'm not sure how that ...
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is it possible to run multiples of the same operating system one one computer at the same time?

I am attempting to run multiple systems at once one ONE computer all at the same time. Is this at all possible? my knowledge of computers and technology is limited, but to give you a little more ...
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Is there any way of extracting a shared secret from a PBK file or a similar artefact from a Windows 7 installation?

My company's laptop comes with preconfigured VPN connections to access the company's network. The default setup of the laptop is a bit outdated to say the least and I was wondering if in some cases I ...
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202 views

allow SSH to bypass VPN on OSX mavericks, openvpn, pf

My home computer connects to the internet through an OpenVPN connection. However, I would like to be able to connect to my home computer from outside over ssh. Ssh is set up and working, but when I ...
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Send HTTP traffic to VPN

I want to encrypt my unencrypted HTTP traffic by sending them to VPN. I tried to use this IPFW rule, but it is not seem working (I dont see traffic on VPN connection). allow ip from any to any ...
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Unable to get Windows clients connecting to VPN OS X Server

My aim is to allow for all employees to be able to connect to the office via a Mac mini running OS X Server (Mavericks). I've set up the VPN service on the Mac and can connect to it fine with a ...
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OSX 10.9.2 - Cant access some site on Wifi (namely github.com)

I started experiencing this issue a while ago, probably not too long after OSX 10.9.1 update (not sure about this but would make sense), while it was working just fine before. I basically cannot ...
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What does Mac's “Send all traffic over VPN connection” do?

I'm using OSX Mavericks at the moment. Looking through VPN options (L2TP in my case), I see that it is possible to "Send all traffic over VPN connection". However, I cannot figure out if I don't ...
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Mac OS X and VPN Option all traffic over vpn

i have to say, i am new in using a Mac. So please don't expect too much. My operating system is Mac OS X 10.9.2. To connect to my company's pc, i managed to create a vpn connection using VPN (PPTP). ...
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How to set up Linux VPN server and connect from a Mac?

I am trying to set up my own VPN server on a Linux box which I would connect to from my Mac, and I am having trouble figuring out which is the best and easiest(recommended) way to do that. Which VPN ...
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VPN DNS Configuration bug in OS X

I am using TunnelBlick to connect to an VPN (OpenVPN) with OS X 10.9.2. I can authenticate and pass traffic but the DNS entries injected from the VPN do not work. Here is the output of scutil --dns ...
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Aventail Connect(client) and Apple Airport Extreme

BACKGROUND: I'm using Aventail on my MacBook Pro and my iPad Mini. Neither can connect to the server when I use my home network which is secured with an Apple Airport Extreme with version 7.6.4 of ...
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126 views

How can I make Mavericks only route selected traffic through the connected VPN?

I basically only want web traffic be to routed through the connected VPN that originates from Chrome and Safari and the rest of my computer to access the internet as if the VPN were not connected. I ...
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1answer
62 views

No internet connectivity in Windows / Android; OS X and VPN work fine

The landlord where I live has recently changed ISP, and consequently had to replace their primary modem/router. As I am some distance away I connect through a satellite router which they also set up. ...
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74 views

How do I create a VPN?

I need to visit a webpage which throws a 403 at me, I was told I could visit it only when in the Local Area Network where the server is or by making a VPN connection. I only have a very global idea of ...
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1answer
44 views

What do I have access to when I connect to Work VPN [closed]

Work has sent us VPN info of the company to work from home on snow days. In my previous work place we did have VPN but we also had work laptops so all the software that I needed for work was already ...
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307 views

Unable to Connect to VPN with PPTP on OSX 10.9

I'm attempting to connect to a VPN on my MacBook Pro running OSX 10.9 Here are the connection settings: Interface: VPN VPN Type: PPTP Authentication Settings: Password Configure IPv4: Using PPP ...
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1answer
225 views

Internet completely messed up after closing VPN

I use a VPN from time to time that lets me access certain resources (eg. music sites) that would normally be restricted to the US. I recently got an account for PrivateInternetAccess which works fine ...
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1answer
1k views

Mac OS X Cisco IPsec VPN can't access hosts after connecting

I can successfully connect to my VPN server (at work) using the builtin Cisco IPsec VPN client in OS X but once connected I can't access any of the servers. If I connect to my phone's hotspot and try ...
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1answer
215 views

Mac Network Share via VPN Subnet conflict

So we have a Windows Server 2008 hosting files and a VPN connection. One of my clients is at home, successfully connects to the server using the VPN, but can't access the network shares of the server. ...
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189 views

ASUS PPTP VPN server doesn't work with OSX, works fine with Android phone

I am trying to use the built-in PPTP server on my ASUS RT-AC68U to VPN into my local network. After going through the setup procedure, I have found that I can connect to the VPN just fine. However, ...
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602 views

DNS search suffix not working anymore on Mac osx

DNS resolution just has stopped working when connecting to our corporate VPN via openvpn using tunnelblick. When I connect to the vpn the following (examplified) DNS settings are set: ...
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Use VPN DNS only for domains matching a pattern, otherwise continue to use ISP dns

Using the chosen answer in this superuser article I've setup my mac to only send VPN traffic through the VPN. This allows me to use my office internet connection directly and not direct everything ...
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1answer
314 views

Connection to VirtualBox machine drops as soon as VPN is enabled

I have a VirtualBox machine running on my Mac and I can connect to it without problems, for example using SSH: $ ssh user@192.168.12.101 user-centos-6:~ user $ As soon as I connect to a VPN from ...
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Why can't I connect to an AFP server over VPN on OS X 10.8

I have set up a VPN connection on my MacBook Pro OS X 10.8.5 laptop, to my office network so I can access my AFP file server from home. The VPN connection appears to be working correctly. The Status ...
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51 views

Is it possible to split tunnel on the client end?

The VPN I use for work is not configured for split tunneling. I was wondering if it's possible to configure something on my workstation to have all 10.5.x.x traffic and 192.168.5.x traffic go over ...
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1answer
98 views

Mac Keystrokes for screen capture while VPN remote to Windows 7 work computer

I am using a Mac with OS X 10.9 to VPN remote to a Windows 7 Machine at work. I need to take a screen capture of another applications window on the work computer to transfer into Adobe Photoshop. ...
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1answer
207 views

Keyboard and mouse stop working over VPN on iMac but not MacBook

I have a 2008 iMac 24 and an old white MacBook. I connect to work using a VPN. Using Microsoft Remote Desktop on the iMac 24, the mouse and keyboard stop responding and I have to kill the remote ...
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forwarding a VM's traffic to a VPN on a mac — possible only with buying Server.app after Mavericks?

I asked this over on AskDifferent yesterday, but the prosumer audience here might be much more suited for it… I want to forward a local IP range (the gateway that a virtual machine uses, Parallels ...
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directing all traffic of VM (Parallels) to a VPN, or make it go offline

I am using Parallels 8 to host Windows XP under Mac OS Mavericks. I need IE, some ActiveX/Java applets and RDC under XP to connect certain IPs only via a VPN connection, or not at all. I have two ...
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54 views

Change VPN Server Address from Command Line in Mac

I would like to change "Server Address" property in VPN Network. networksetup -setmanualwithdhcprouter "VPN" "server.vpn.net" has been tested, but it fails with "server.vpn.net is not a valid IP ...
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Applescript app. won't force OSX to connect with VPN on Mac 10.8.4

I set up an applescript application (saved under the name "BTGuard VPN-OSX) to force OSX to connect with my VPN service (BTGuard). I followed instructions from this link ...
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1answer
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I'm trying to add a VPN through the network setting on OSX

I'm trying to add a VPN through the network setting on OSX. I have added the credentials through iOS on my iPhone, they check out and I'm then connected. I'm connecting to a PPTP. Example: Server ...
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1answer
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Mac with private internet access - can't connect Windows VM VPN

Somewhat an odd situation here. I am using Private Internet Access on my Mac. I am also using a Windows VM on Parallels to do some work for my clients. One of the clients requires a VPN connection to ...
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482 views

What does netstat -r on OSX tell you about gateways?

I noticed the route table has a lot of entries I do not understand. The route tabel is: Internet: Destination Gateway Flags Refs Use Netif Expire default ...
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1answer
2k views

Force MS-CHAPv2 VPN connection from Mac

If you're trying to connect from a Mac to a Windows Server's VPN (PPTP), accepting only MS-CHAPv2, the client fails with the following error: 18/6/13 9:06:08.672 AM pppd[10247]: MS-CHAP ...
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Is it possible to replace Forticlient with the native Mac OSX networking tools to connect to a VPN?

Because I don't like FortiClient software, it installs a daemon running all times, and I just really want to run the app when I do need to connect to the VPN (once a month), not really have it use ...
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1answer
1k views

Connect to a Windows Server 2012 share from OS X Mountain Lion

I'm having problems connecting to a Windows Server 2012 share from my iMac. I'm connected to the server via VPN, which seems to be working: Now when I try to connect to the share by typing ...
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OSX 10.8.3 slow SMB file access - especially over VPN

Possible same issue here: slow SMB transfers from Mountain Lion over VPN to Windows Server with no answer. On the local LAN SMB file browsing is OK. It's slower than a Windows client, but ...
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How can I tell if OS X is connected to a VPN network from the command line?

How can I tell if OS X is connected to a VPN network from the command line? By running ifconfig without any arguments when I am connected, I see that there is a utun0 interface which appears to be ...
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1answer
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How do I connect Android 4.2 VPN to OS X Server VPN (L2TP)?

I have a Mac mini running OS X 10.8.2 with the OS X Server 2.2.1 from the app store, and I have set up the VPN using L2TP in the Server.app interface. I have tested this VPN connection using a ...
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Linux guest VM can't use host's OSX anyconnect VPN

I'm using cisco anyconnect to get into my work VPN, that on Mac OSX Lion. I created a Xubuntu 12.10 VM in virtualbox and I can navigate the web while connected to the VPN in the OSX host, but I have ...
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1answer
238 views

os x vpn remote desktop to windows, cant find machine

I am trying to remote connect to my windows-computer through a VPN connection setup on the same machine, in Windows 7, through a Macbook Pro. I have created a new incoming connection on my windows ...