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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tcpdump: Does DNS traffic on eth0 indicate that VPN is improperly configured?

I ran tcpdump -ni eth0 port 53 and tcpdump -ni openvpn port 53, to see if DNS information was being routed through my normal internet connection or my OpenVPN service. I am running ...
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OpenVPN bridged mode error: device br0 already exists; can't create bridge with the same name

I've encountered a very difficult hurdle in trying to get a game for a few others and myself to work. Initially, I created a PPTP VPN, and a friend and I connected to it (this works through TCP I ...
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how to forward multicast traffic between vpn tunnels?

I have a linux machine (ubuntu), with several VPN tunnel devices (layer 3); I want ip multicast traffic to be forwarded between the tunnel devices, but this does not happen. I am using pimd but it ...
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Port forwarding with multiple clients

I have an embedded system which runs several services on different ports. For example: web server on port 8080, ssh on 22, websocket on 5000, other TCP channels on 5001 and 5002, etc... The SBC is ...
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Linux file server WAN optmization

How can I optimize my file server traffic between 1 asynchronous and 1 synchronous connection (via VPN)? Something like Branch Cache or RiverBed WAN Optimization, but between two sites with Linux ...
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Can an external client access an FTP server?

The current network setup is like this: Company A has a network setup consisting of Cisco devices only. It has an FTP server where all files are stored and accessed. Company B has a different setup ...
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Difficulty with the setup of Site-to-Site VPN with vSRX

Hello Guys and Girls and thank you for your time, Imagine the scenario: 2 PCs with different Public IPs want to make a VPN using VMware (workstation the one,player the other) and Juniper vSRX on each ...
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Windows 7 DNS-triggered VPN Autodial

I've got a Windows 7 machine at work that I frequently use to access a system at home using a PPTP VPN. The VPN works great when I connect manually, but it would be really nice if it would ...
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Set default route for specific user

I have a VPN connection set up as network interface ppp0, and I've set this up with nodefaultroute. I want to make all the normal traffic go through eth0 and traffic from specific user / program have ...
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Creating bridged/forwarding proxies/tunnels via an intermediate machine to get around a VPN block to connect to a work machine

I'm not sure if my question makes sense, but I'll try to describe what I'm trying to do. I have three machines A, B, and C. A is a work machine that is not exposed to the outside world. B is my ...
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IP Address while using a VPN

In my website, i am using IP2Location service for finding visitor's country. But in some cases, even if the user visiting from India, the country returned is USA. I guess these users are using VPN ...
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Sonicwall SSL-VPN + USB WiFi Adapter drops connection

This may need to go to server fault but wasn't sure. System Specs: Dell Desktop Ralink 802.11n USB WiFi adapter Sonciwall NetExtender SSL-VPN Client Windows 7 Pro x64 Issue When attempting to ...
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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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Use Host VPN in Guest VM

I have a host Windows 7 OS running a guest Lubuntu OS in VirtualBox and I'm trying to configure it so that the Guest OS will use the Host VPN. So a couple quirks, when the VPN is turned off the guest ...
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Shrewsoft VPN software not resolving server names after establishing tunnel

We have a Cisco ASA 5510. We installed the Shrewsoft Client 2.2.2 on a Windows 10 64bit machine. Prior to joining the machine to the domain, everything worked fine. It was resolving names to the ...
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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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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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what is PPTP(Russian) and how is it different from normal pptp? need to configure my WRT120N

My ISP provides me a PPTP VPN connection to access the internet. to share that connection over Wi-Fi my ISP asked me to buy a TP-Link router, so I bought one(WR740N) and since I am a CS grad myself ...
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How to Route traffic through a VPN that is only available through another computer on the network?

Network 1 has 2 computers, PC1 and PC2. PC1 has access to a VPN. PC2 Does not. Is there a way that PC2 can route its traffic through the VPN on PC1? a possible Idea that I came up with would be ...
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Use multiple NeoRouter VPNs

I'm using NeoRouter Free (http://www.neorouter.com) to manage the VPNs for my websites. Currently, I'm putting every website server on the VPN I host at home 24h/24, but I'd like to install NeoRouter ...
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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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Remove Cisco AnyConnect obsolete VPN

I have an obsolete VPN that Cisco AnyConnect keeps trying to connect to. I can't find the file that this is stored in so I can remove it. Can anyone lead me to where or how this can be removed ...
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PPTP VPN connection in a (bridged) virtualbox Kali Linux 2.1 VM

im a relatively new user to linux and virtualization software such as virtualbox, so im kind of confused as to how to configure my networking settings for the vm im using (kali linux 2.1), my host OS ...
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Remote Desktop in home network after Connecting to VPN

My environment is at home, with one desktop and one office laptop. They are connected using a wireless router. IP's are of the typical IP range assigned by the router - 192.168.2.2 to 99. Router is ...
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How to go through HTTP/SOCKS Proxy over a VPN connection?

Computer savvy user here desperately failing to setup a Proxy over VPN connection... I have a working VPN connection on a Linux desktop. I then need to route traffic through different proxies ...
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can my employer track my wife [duplicate]

the question i have is more if a request for clarification from another question, "can my employer track my home network usage on another computer if i connect using vpn?". I work on a company ...
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How do I configure an ESP SA for wireshark 2.0.2 to decrypt ? It doesn't seem to let me set up the SAs

I read detailed directions which do not correspond to what I see in ESP (Edit->Preferences->Protocols->ESP) I see ESP SAs [Edit..] but, clicking edit, I cannot edit. What is the trick ?
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Change VPN/Proxy Settings in Real Time on MAC OSX

We have an application we're using for automated testing. We want to be able to constantly change the VPN settings on the testing machine, running MAC OSX. We want it to be able to change every hour ...
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How to setup a VPN for some applications without breaking the default connection

I am looking for a way to use a VPN on a windows 2008 server but only with Firefox. As this server is the host of some web apps I would need to keep the default connection. I guess I should setup a ...
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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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Is it possible to ban a connection to a VPN server?

I wonder if it is possible that owner of a public network (Wi-Fi or anything else) bans any connections going to a particular VPN server or to any VPN server at all?
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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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Would SysAdmin/Network Admins know what sites I'm connecting to through my VPN?

I'm currently Connected to our Company Internet through WiFi using HTTP proxy. I was going over some wiki site. Probably its about gaming information. This Page opened. Access Denied ...
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Apple Server 5: Disable ability to save login passwords

my first question on this site ;-) I'm managing a new Apple Server (Mac Mini) running 10.11 and Server 5. Approximately 50 Clients (running 10.10 Yosemite and 10.11 El Capitan) are mainly in the ...
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Can not start openVPN server

I am trying to make a VPN network using my RaspberryPi2 (which has Ubuntu). I am following this 'step by step' guide. I face some issues in the end of the second part, when I have to run: service ...
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different DNS nameserver per linux cgroup network sandbox?

using the very informative and detailed answer to this topic, Route the traffic over specific interface for a process in linux, I was able to selectively choose whether to run a process through a 3rd ...
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How can I force all traffic to go through OpenVPN connection

I'm using a VPN connection provided by a commercial company. This provides me with a static IP. There's an external database server I want to connect. The db server is configured to allow ...
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Configuring network share over VPN

I have created an OpenVPN server on my Asus RT-AC87U router. There is an external drive connected to it, serving as an ftp server. I have a client connecting over OpenVPN from another country and I ...
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“The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess communication depot” Windows 10

When installing Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client on Windows 10 I get a dialog box with the error message "The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess communication depot". I ...
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How to access a specific server within a VPN?

We have the following. The Company 1 need to make changes to an existing website within the Company 2 server. These changes have to be made safely through a VPN. For this, the Company 1 acquired ...
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Windows 10 unable to connect to PPTP VPN server

I have set up a VPN on a Synology DSM 4.1 server. When I attempt to connect to the VPN with the Windows 10 built-in VPN connection tool, I get an error after login stating: "Can't connect to PPTP VPN ...
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Sharing guest VPN connection with host computer using Hyper-V

My company's VPN client doesn't work with Windows 10 latest Insider Builds (HOST), so I thought of using a virtual machine (Windows 10 RTM GUEST) with the VPN client installed. Is it possible to make ...
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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 ...
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A mystery of remote access

I'm experiencing something that I cannot explain. I probably do not have enough information to lead to definite answer, but I'll settle for any plausible explanation. I have my work laptop that is ...
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Can I RDP into my local Windows 10 PC while it is connected to a VPN?

I've seen the answer to be "no" before, but there's got to be a way to do it. Basically I have a pc here at home. I work from home. So, I frequently connect into my work's VPN on this pc. Sometimes I ...
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How to Disable WebRTC in Google Chrome

I understand there are security vulnerabilities exposed when WebRTC is enabled, so I would like to disable it in Chrome. How does one do that? I thought I'd be able to do it under chrome://flags, ...
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Odd home broadband issue

Wondering if anyone can help me, i'm having an odd issue with my home broadband in that I cannot access some sites via a browser - I can however ping them and I get a reply ! I have tried accessing ...
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Draytek Vigor 2680 VPN half working

We got Draytek Vigor 2680 the problem is that the remote branch can not see our network but we can see them. The Lan to Lan is online with dail-out to 10.21.64.18 ipsec tunnel
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How is a site able to track you?

Hypothetically, say there is a certain site that you access by using the incognito mode on Chrome and through a VPN. What tools might a site have to identify that you've been there before if your IP ...
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Making a LAN-to-LAN VPN without controlling static routes

I am asking this question because I am in the middle of a problem. I had planned to build a home-purpose LAN-to-LAN VPN so that two private LANs with private IPs could communicate transparently each ...