VPN is the acronym for Virtual Private Network - a network type that uses a the Internet to provide remote networks or single machines with secure access to their organization's network avoiding expensive leased lines.

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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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DLNA over SSTP VPN

On my network, I have an SSTP VPN hosted on windows server 2008, and minidlna hosted from Ubuntu Server 14.04 ... When I connect my client to the VPN (From outside the LAN), everything works fine, ...
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RDP from domain workstation to non-domain workstation via VPN

I am trying to RDP from a domain computer to a non-domain computer over a VPN. I created a rdp profile for a specified user (for example user name: USERX) with the option to save the password. I am ...
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Port Forward to a Linux VPN Client

I'm looking for some help getting a port forward setup to a VM running Ubuntu 12.04 on my LAN. I can forward the port to the VM successfully and connect to the service over the Internet. But when I ...
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VPN on WIN 7…ipad connects but no DNS services

I have set up a vpn on a win 7 machine PPTP and can successfully connect to it from another win 7 machine over the internet and get out with the new ip address. However, when I connect with an ipad, ...
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SSL Websites not working with VPN

I run a VPN service, and have just realized that websites that use SSL never load. A little confused by this, since nothing is blocking the SSL. However, I had a thought that I would need my own SSL ...
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Redirect certain websites

I'm starting up a VPN service, and am attempting to block certain bandwidth-hungry websites, such as Netflix, torrent sites, etc. Naturally I am offering a paid service as well as the free one, to ...
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Ubuntu vs. Windows VPN routing behavior

Both my home and workplace networks are the same (subnet 10.0.0.x). When I configure a VPN connection on my Windows 7 machine (PPTP), I can ping any server that is located at my workplace without any ...
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How can I connect to a VPN with a restrictive network?

I have recently relocated and the network I have been provided blocks every outgoing TCP port except for 80 (http) 443 (https) 465 (smtps?) 587 (submission) 993 ...
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VPN Error 868 when connecting even if using IP address

I am trying to connect to a public VPN from VPNGate. However when I attempt to connect to a VPN from the list using MS-SSTP protocol I get the following error: Error 868: The remote connection was ...
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VPN and getting router/firwall configuration correct

For the life of me can not get my VPN working using PPTP or L2TP or anything. My subnet is set to 192.168.13.1 to avoid conflicts. I have tried to reach my desktop/server from my laptop/client using ...
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Windows 7 - Can I trigger a VPN connection to start up when I connect to a particular network?

I would like my (W7 Pro) VPN to start up automatically when I connect to my work wifi, but not others. Is this possible? I still want to be able to connect manually when I'm elsewhere, but avoid ...
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FTP blocked by firewall on windows 8.1 update 1 public network

I've recently upgraded to Windows 8.1 u1. I connect to VPN to one of my projects, over which I connect to FTP server (using Total Commander 8.51a). Now, when I try to connect, Total Commander hangs on ...
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IPTables and PPTPd

I'm trying to add the line -A POSTROUTING -i ppp0 -j MASQUERADE to my IPTables in order to allow VPN to have access to the entire internal and external network (eth0, and eth1), but when I try to ...
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Openvpn fails after update

no changes (other than verb 9) in the config and cat $keys/$certs shows all of the keys and certs in tact. May 26 05:01:07 router1 openvpn[31969]: auth_user_pass_verify_script_via_file ...
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VPN still showing my IP address [duplicate]

I have 2 PCs at different locations: 1 at work & 1 at home. The 1st PC is at home and it is a server and the 2nd PC is my work(client) PC. At home I have setup VPN incoming connection on windows ...
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Logging on to SQL Server from a Windows 8.1 PC over a VPN

I currently work remotely (new position) and am logged into my Windows 8.1 development machine with my Windows Live account. I can connect to our corporate LAN via VPN but can not access SQL Server ...
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Windows 8.1: Force all traffic through VPN

I have applications running which need to access a URL through the VPN - NOT through the general internet. I want to be able to specify that all traffic MUST flow through the VPN, but I don't know ...
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Windows 8 creating 'ghosts' VPN connections

I have a paid VPN service (StrongVPN), and as I live in university halls I have to connect to the internet through the university's VPN and then connect to StrongVPN. This usually works fine, but ...
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forward all client traffic on one network through a router on another network on a secure port

good day all after much research, and hastle, I have had no luck in finding a solution to this issue I have in mind to create a "VPN" for Windows clients: Forward all client traffic to a router on ...
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How can I restrict a user in an AD environment only to have vpn access but no directory share rights?

I'm trying to restrict an AD account to only have vpn access rights but no domain user rights. Can it be done or should I try something out of windows server's boundaries? We are using a Fortigate ...
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How can I force Windows to use the Internet connection of a virtual network adapter?

I am running Windows 7 on a virtual machine. I have VPN Gate installed on this machine. This VPN software creates a virtual network adapter and configures it with an interface metric value of 1. I ...
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Windows 8.1 VPN Connection Crash

I am attempting to connect to a VPN that I have used for quite some time. I followed these instructions to setup my VPN on both my desktop and my surface pro Both my desktop and surface pro have all ...
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How to disable DirectAccess for a specific program/website?

We are testing DirectAccess and are having issues with a core web application we use called AMS360. From what I can tell AMS360 uses a .net application as a backend for using the web application, ...
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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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Tap Win Adapter installs every start of Win 8.1 a new TAP adapter apears

I have a problem since nearly 2 or 3 month now. Every time I start win 8.1 64 Bit a new Tap Win32 Adapter OAS and a V9 Tap adapter appears in the system and my internet is getting worse. Can somebody ...
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Debian OpenVPN listen on eth0?

I have a Debian 7 machine with an OpenVPN client and several services. The OpenVPN client does work as intended and all outgoing traffic from the Debian machine flows over the VPN connection (tun0). ...
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OpenVPN + unbound DNS: simultaneous usage possible on same machine?

I am trying to run a OpenVPN tun server that listens to port 53 on UDP. I also am running unbound DNS on the same machine to provide DNS and filtering to the VPN and the machine itself. I am unable ...
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Embedding an image that is on a company network in an html email viewable by people not on the network

My automated test takes a screenshot that needs to get emailed to managers in my company. currently, the screenshot is stored on a Hudson test server and my html email has this line: <img ...
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port forward ppp0 to eth0 in ubuntu server

After I establish vpn connection to ubuntu server I see ppp0 have created. So I have to port forward ppp0 to eth0, not all port but at least 22, 80 & 443. how do I do it?
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Debian Server - ip_dynaddr - Permission Denied

I'm trying to set up a pptpd VPN with my RamNode Debian Wheezy server, but there are a few sites that refuse to load. Reading around, the solution for this seems to be corrently enabling ipv4 ...
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ssh over VPN to ubuntu server

I have remote server(ubuntu server). I access remote server by ssh as ssh root@IP_OF_SERVER, then I have setup a webapp running in server and access it by IP_OF_SERVER:80. Every thing is working fine. ...
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Using telnet to router (iptable), set up squid proxy for specific websites and/or from sepcific host

I have a router to which I can telnet. I checked and it allows me to tweak iptable as well. I have a remote VPN running Squid3 which is tested and works fine. Now I want to tell my router by iptable ...
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Debugging through VPN on a VM

My laptop runs Windows 7. I run various Virtual Machines to encapsulate my VPN connectivity and keep client environments separate as much as is convenient. In this case, the virtual machine is Ubuntu ...
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DNSmasq and VPN

I have a question is it possible to use DNSmasq only for local hosts? My situation is: I have a private server and I use DNSmasq to change public to local IP on LAN, In my work we have multiple ...
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Access other PCs connected to LAN through VPN

I had setup a VPN in my windows server 2003 and one client computer is connected. Actually my intention for setting up VPN server is to reduce the PC requirements for remote users. That is a single ...
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Should I set up SSH or a VPN?

I currently RDP to my home PC using a secure SSH tunnel. It works well but I would like to try to set up a VPN. My understanding is that if I connect to the VPN from a remote PC, all the traffic of ...
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Trying to get Windows VPN working

I have a Windows 7 (desktop) which should be VPN server and a windows 8.1 (laptop) which should be client. ... I have found out my Win7 computers local IP address. I have found out my public IP ...
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Accessing a webserver hosted behind vpn with closed ports remotely?

I currently have the following setup: Win Server 2008 -------> Mint 16 Cinnamon VM tunneled through external VPN (using OpenVPN) ---------------> Webserver inside for local network access Is there ...
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WIndows XP vs Windows 8 VPN speed

When connecting to a VPN using Windows XP I'm noticing my speedtest.net download rate tops out at 3-4Mbps while using Windows 8.1 I'm noticing speeds that are in excess of 15Mbps. I've even achieved ...
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Why is traffic not going through OpenVPN on Liberte (Tor)?

I am working on a 'Liberte Linux > OpenVPN > Tor > VPN server > Internet' and have hit a brickwall. OpenVPN appears to connect to the VPN server succesfully using TOr as a SOCKS proxy. But after ...
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Concurrent VPN connections in the VPN Router

I am planning to procure a Cisco RV042 VPN Router, here are the specifications for the same. How to figure out the number of concurrent VPN connections possible by looking at the specifications?
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How to give a presentation parts of which require VPN and parts do not?

I need to broadcast a GoToMeeting which demoes several technologies. Some of these should be available locally, others require a VPN. The problem is that when I connect to the VPN, GoToMeeting goes ...
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Why is change to iptables not taking effect?

Im trying to setup OpenVPN to use Tor as a proxy in Liberte. When I run openvpn as root, I get the following response: Tue May 13 15:15:18 2014 Attempting to establish TCP connection with ...
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After connecting to VPN client can't browse any site but can chat & call on Skype

My problem is that I am able to chat, call and screen-share via skype but not able to browse any site when connected through my Windows VPN (say, VPN-W). For https sites it gives SSL Connection Error ...
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Waking up the VPN server on demand using WOL

I am planning to setup a small lab at home. For this I am debating to get a s/w or a h/w based VPN. One of the main concern in power usage. H/w based VPN doesn't consume much, while s/w based VPN ...
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Social Engineering Toolkit - Hosting website over VPN?

I have set up a 2. Website Attack Vectors using SET and I get confused when I need to use IP for hosting website. So the question is how do I do it ? I have static ip by using vpn as well as many ...
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How to connect from guest to host keeping proxy/VPN connection at Guest?

I have WIN7 system that is connected to Local network devices acts as host. And i have WIN7 system acts as guest VM that is sharing the LAN through bridged adapter configuration. I enable the proxy ...
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Let VPN Server act like a network switch

I am trying to understand some basic principle of virtual networks. Is it (and how is it) possible to let a vpn tunnel work like a switch? So that my local machine is getting an address of the remote ...
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How do I setup a VPN behind Tor in Tails?

I would like the following setup: Tails -> Tor -> VPN. My limited knowledge on the matter tells me that this would render me "anonymous" to the VPN and provide me with some privacy with regards to ...