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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Azure Cloud Service in Azure Virtual network

Can any one please help me to know the answers for the below points -> once After adding the web role in to azure virtual network? Join Webroles to the Azure Virtual Network? (answer: yes) Join ...
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Strongswan IPSEC VPN for Windows 7 road warrior config

Following the Strongswan wiki link for configuring Strongswan for Windows 7 clients: http://wiki.strongswan.org/projects/strongswan/wiki/Win7EapMultipleConfig I used the sample files as-is with no ...
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How to keep Azure Point-To-Site VPN secure?

Following these instructions I was able to successfully create and connect to a Windows Azure VPN. However, it appears that there are no ACLs on the VPN and all security is controlled via ...
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Mikrotik IPSec VPN routing

I seem to be clueless at the routing with VPN. I am trying to setup an IPSec VPN tunnel so as to secure communication between my private LAN and a destination host. Any device within my private LAN ...
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Windows Server 2012 - How to FTP over VPN

I have setup & am connected from Windows 8 to Windows Server 2012 using a VPN. I have an FTP server setup on the server on port 21. This is blocked by an external hardware firewall. I can connect ...
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Unable to connect to a specific server over open VPN

Background: We use open VPN client in our organization. My colleagues use one wireless network provider and I another. My colleagues are able to connect to all the servers without issues. While on ...
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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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Use Connectify to share VPN to my iPhone

I'm trying to share the VPN used on my PC to my iPhone by Connectify. Now the problem is: in the first few seconds after the WiFi set up by Connectify started, my iPhone can connect to Twiter and ...
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No traffic goes through when I connect to VPN

I am trying to configure my OpenWrt router to allow me to share my VPN connection between several devices. When my router is not connected to VPN, the computer has internet access. When the router ...
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Running a VPN connection inside a Hyper-V VM on Windows 8, irregular issues

So im running Windows 8 Enterprise x64 on a computer here with the Hyper-V role installed and i want to use this to VPN to work in order to access some server etc, and avoid dropping my connection on ...
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Why do I get a different subnet on VPN?

I've set up a VPN on my router, Asus AC66U. The VPN works, I can get an IP and it works fine for browsing the network. When I connect I get a different subnet (255.255.255.255) then the local ...
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Can VPN see web browser usage?

If I'm connected to a wireless network and then additionally connect to a private VPN, can all my web browsing activity be logged through the VPN? if I use Safari in "Private Browsing" mode, will each ...
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how to limit a vpn software (spotflux) to certain programs and browsers?

I use windows 8 , spotflux vpn to use sites that are blocked by isp. What I need is to use spotflux only with my browsers - chrome and others, I don't want it to be for all my internet access, ...
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Using VPN and Proxy at the same time

If I have one program run through a proxy then turn on my vpn, will the vpn "override" the proxy? The case is, I want all my traffic to be encrypted over the vpn but I want the speed of the proxy in ...
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Split tunnel routing a specific port over OpenVPN on Ubuntu Server 12.04

So I know there is another question on here that I used as a guide as it was super helpful! (Setup routing and iptables for new VPN connection to redirect **only** ports 80 and 443) Only my goal is a ...
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Connecting to openvpn server from linux command line

I'm trying to setup openvpn client on Debian Linux so my traffic goes through he vpn. I have done a lot of Googling and in all the articles I crossed it mentions that I need to copy the certificate ...
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Set up SSH access with gogoc service

I'm trying to set up gogoc in order to allow my computer to be accessible via SSH using a Freenet6 Tunnel Broker. Here are the relevant parts of my /etc/gogoc/gogoc.conf: userid=<my_userid> ...
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Cisco VPN connection issue on windows 8

I am facing issue with cisco vpn client on windows 8. VPN connects good but i cannot access network resources like file server etc. In win7 there is no issue vpn connecs fine and i can access all the ...
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Strongswan/Other VPN configuration

I am trying to configure my home server to run a VPN service other than openVPN and need some advice on how best to configure it here is a brief description of my network and what I would like to do. ...
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is it possible to crack vpn traffic knowing password?

I want to know if it is secure to use a public fre vpn who use a public singe user and password for all users. This vpn uses simply pptp. Is it visible that traffic ?
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Is it possible to trace the origin of an email sent from a browser operating in a VPN, running on windows 7 based local machine?

I have a Windows 7 machine with Citrix VPN installed. I work by accessing an authorised system located in the US by using the VPN. I had sent an email using Gmail, working on Chrome, in the VPN. Will ...
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using IP Sec VPN causes internet micro-outage

I have been happily connecting to my company's (Cisco IPSec) VPN for many months, but suddenly as of last week I'm not able to use it. When I try to connect from my Mac 10.8.3 machine, the VPN ...
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VPN over SSH (sudo ifup tun0, Failed to bring up tun0.)

I'm trying to follow this guide: http://bodhizazen.net/Tutorials/VPN-Over-SSH/ I'm having problems getting my VPN over SSH to work. I am pretty sure that I've done all the right steps, but I keep ...
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How to set up NAT in windows server 2008 r2 for IPSec tunnel use

I am having troubles setting up the whole IPSec tunnel thing. What i have: 1. Router that only has a VPN/IPsec passthrough functionality (IP 192.168.0.1) 2. Windows Server 2008 R2 which has group ...
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OpenVPN configuration

Preamble: I am lucky to have an IP subnet which has real IPs, so no NAT. I have a network from 1.2.3.0 to 1.2.3.128. I have a Debian server with an eth0 interface say 1.2.4.9. Now I want to have an ...
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set up VPN server to share internet connection

In my university, the wifi signal covers anywhere in the campus. However, an internet client software is needed for users to login before the internet connection is available. And there are no such ...
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Mac mini server, openvpn

I have a Mac mini Server 10.8 (intel i7) acting as server with an Airport Extreme as the router with a static IPaddress and OpenVPN (tunnelblick). How can I get access to the file server on my mac ...
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Possible to grant access to my server without connecting by VPN?

I have a source control server that is part of my company's internal network. Currently if I want to do something with my source control, I need to make a VPN connection before I do anything. Is ...
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Have 2 Routers on the same ADSL2 Internet Connection

I currently have a Router that is ADSL2 & VPN capable. It currently allows me to work from home and connect to work servers securely. I have used traceroute www.google.com in CMD to determine that ...
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DD-WRT: Tunnel repeated/bridged traffic

In my neighborhood free, public WLAN (without encryption) is available. To avoid that sniffers can see/use my traffic, I'd like to configure my DD-WRT router to build an encrypted WiFi network. All ...
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How to configure ShrewSoft VPN to connect to Cisco VPN Server? continue

I got "gateway authentication error" after I tried to connect to VPN, it also says that tunnel disabled, can it be the reason why I am not able to connect? this is follow up question after answering ...
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connect to windows from ec2 via vpn

I am not sure if I should be asking this kind of question on stackoverflow, so if not please be kind and point me in the right direction. I am trying to connect my ec2 ubuntu 12.04 to a windows ...
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Accessing restricted' content: VPN or Proxy Server

A family member is now working in one of the Arabian emirates. He is a regular at RAI's website but unfortunately this seems to be blocked by the powers-that-be. I thought I could set up a VPN (using ...
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internet access on natted server

I have two linux servers say X and Y. There is a VPN connectivity between the two, such that X can connect Y through some ports(e.g. 22,5901 etc) but Y can not connect X. internet is available on X. ...
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Set up VPN server on Mountain Lion without using OS X Server

For other reasons that I'm not going to go into, I'm not going to use Mountain Lion Server. I've looked around but can't find anything that allows me to set up a VPN server without using the Apple OS ...
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VPN on OSX disconnects after precisely 2 minutes and 30 seconds on specific network

When connecting to my own VPN server on a specific network, called public-network, my Mac disconnects the VPN connection after 2 minutes and 30 seconds. I have performed several tests and this is the ...
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Why doesn't the VPN connection work through my ICS host?

I can set up Internet Connection Sharing on my Windows-7 laptop without problems. (I connect to the DSL modem via wireless) The client laptop (Windows XP) is directly connected via LAN cable to the ...
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Firewall may be conflicting with VPN service

I have Eset Smart Security 5 and whenever I first start my computer it asks if the network I'm connected to is at home or public, as if it were the first time connecting the network. This started ...
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how to open a java vpn within parallels (8, with “coherence”) under a mac

I use Parallels 8 with Windows XP 64-bit, and during the installation I opted for the option to have mac-like windows for applications (is this "Coherence"?). However, now I am confused how to do the ...
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Secure access to ESXi guests from outside of my home network

I have an HP Proliant DL380 G4 running ESXi 4.1. So far, I have Server 2008 and Linux Mint guests running on the host. What I want to do is access either of these VM's from outside of my home (i.e. ...
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VPN-ing to my LAN

Everything is Win7. I tried to setup a VPN to my LAN from outside(access to my drives, NAS, etc). However I fail for some reason. The error message is: "The local device name is already in use." Now ...
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Can I easily use a VPN to duplicate SSH Tunneling functionality?

Right now, when I want to use an unsecured wireless connection with my (Linux) laptop, I secure my connection by tunneling my traffic through a trusted computer using a variation of the method ...
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PPTP password expired: how to fix on a linux client

Today, I discovered my team's PPTP passwords expire and I had to figure this out by looking through log files (/var/log/messages). Part 1 of my question is there a way I can start up my PPTP client ...
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Access localhost, RDC, ports, etc. from behind school firewall?

As an avid designer and developer I work with software on my laptop while at school. Because I'm on my school's network, I have no access to things like: the web server I run on my personal computer ...
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VPN software issue

i have a HSS VPN client on my laptop. Whenever i press the connect button, a secure tunnel is set up between me and the VPN server via my TAP adapter which got IP address 10.X.X.X. Once i'm connected, ...
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VPN limitation and questions

I have a computer (I'll call it 'A') that connects to internet but is unable to host websites, since ISP blocks those ports and I don't have access to router to do port forwarding. I bought a VPS and ...
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How can I set my home network to access internet via remote VPN?

Here's my problem: I am on my home network with multiple devices (PC, Tablet, Phone, TV etc). I would like to have them ALL access the internet via a remote VPN, let's say, in Germany. I would ...
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Routing a local host's default connection to VPN

I have a home LAN behind a Linux firewall connected to the Internet. The firewall also has a VPN connection to a remote host that can route traffic from the VPN to its Internet connection with NAT. I ...
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Connect OpenVPN network to internet

I've set up a OpenVPN server (Windows Server 2008 R2) and client (Windows 7). Both can ping each other, I can see shared files and so, but the VPN subnet has no access to the Internet. I know (or I ...
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Connect trough remote computer connection

First, sorry for my english and my poor knowlodge of this subject. I have a dedicated server placed in Germany (windows 2008 R2) and I live in spain. I would like to access internet from my home ...