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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IPfire OpenVPN access to LAN (Green) network

I've set up a separated(Dev) network with IPfire: Web --> dd-wrt --> Home Network (192.168.0.0/24) --> IPFire (192.168.0.29) --> Dev Network (192.168.2.0/24) I would like for the team to be able to ...
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Can a proxy server manipulate packets?

Can a proxy server inject malware by manipulating the packets sent through it and inject ,malware into my PCs memory that way? I know that it could sniff my passwords. What if i use a proxy server to ...
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SSTP vpn 50% slower than without vpn

I've a W7 Pro computer at home, on which I have set up a sstp vpn gateway. The internet connection of this computer is 300Mbps/50Mbps (tested on Speedtest.net) Now, I am currently not at home (but ...
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connect with vpnclient.exe from scheduled task

I have a set of scheduled tasks I've inherited, which require a vpn connection. Right now they only work when a user is logged in interactively. When I launch the connection from a script ...
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Can I have a self-hosted VPN on my Linux host?

I have a account on a Linux host, is it possible to install a VPN (or opneVPN) on my server? or does it require special kinds of servers?
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What is the most effective method for implementing PIA VPN for my home network?

I am looking to funnel all of the traffic on my home network through Private Internet Access (or any other VPN provider). At this point, I just use the PIA desktop client which works fine, but only my ...
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How to setup a VPN server to connect windows server 2008 R2 using RDP

recently my server has been attacked by brute force login, fortunately nothing happened... Im not a security expert, but I want secure my windows server 2008 R2. This is the scenario. Server: ...
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DD-WRT + Windows 8 OpenVPN refuses to browse internet

I have a DD-WRT router with subnet 10.0.2.x, running at IP 10.0.2.1. It has an OpenVPN server set up. OpenVPN should use 10.0.10.x to host its clients. It should then forward all traffic so I can use ...
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How to create a VPN Connection to Office Server

I have been having this problem for the past 3 weeks and its really killing me. I am trying to create a VPN connection to my Win2k8R2 Server which is a Virtual Server. The server has a IP Address ...
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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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Cannot ping virtual machine (VMWare)

Here is the situation: I have Windows 7 on both host and VM. Network connection on VM is set to NAT, both machines are in the same workgroup, I have turned off password protection for shares, enabled ...
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Windows 7 PC freezes every morning after RDP sessions the previous night

I have a PC that I sometimes remote into during the night via VPN. I have noticed lately that every time after I RDP to it, I find it frozen the next morning. I can disconnect and reconnect without ...
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Does using a VPN change my internet download and upload speed?

I usually get 160Mbps down and 12Mbps up. However, today I installed a VPN and when I go on to speedtest.net, I only get 10Mbps. Is this just because of the VPN redirecting the traffic? Do I keep my ...
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Route external traffic through vpn

I have a laptop and a desktop pc. The laptop runs Win8.1 and Hyper-V, the desktop runs Win7 and a cisco vpn client. For some reason I don't fully understand, I can't run both the Hyper-V and the cisco ...
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RRAS VPN Connection Failling with 800 Error

I have a Virtual Server in office which runs my RRAS-VPN. This is in order for me to connect to the office over the internet while i am away. I Installed RAS Role in my Member Server ...
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Connecting an external server as a subnet to another network

I haven't had any luck trying to find the answer, or much for information to my problem. I have my home network and a server off site. I would like to be able to connect them together some how so ...
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Server 2008 VPN isn't working, DHCP coming from a different source

Alright, I have a Windows 2008 server running. It serves up DNS but not DHCP. I want to have VPN running on it, and my understanding is that you can do this as long as you set the DHCP relay server ...
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Router drops connection to L2TP VPN

I'm connecting to VPN service through my TP-Link (TL-WR740N v4) router, using the L2TP server they provide. The router frequently drops the connection, every 30-40 minutes or so but usually reconnects ...
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How do I setup a VPN service like “hide my ass” using Azure?

I already subscribe to Microsoft Azure. I would like to know if there's a way to setup a VPN service on Azure to act like a free "Hide My Ass" service that I run? Just to be clear, it's just for ...
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Create a new VPN connection via Powershell

I have to create an application with PowerShell that creates a new VPN connection (adapter) to a given host, with given settings (credentials, etc...). The computers will be running Windows 7. I ...
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openconnect on ubuntu 14.04LTS I get “XML response has no ”auth“ node”

I run openconnect to connect to juniper as following $ openconnect --version OpenConnect version v5.02 Using GnuTLS. Features present: PKCS#11, TOTP software token, DTLS (using OpenSSL) sudo ...
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Can a website see/know my MAC address even if I use a VPN?

I have searched other results and read many of them but I could not get an enough information. My question is that can a website see my MAC address or can they have an information about that I'm the ...
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PPTP does not work externally

I have a PPTP server that I can connect to using its LAN IP, but not using the external IP. My router is set up to forward PPTP to the correct machine and the server can access the internet. However, ...
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A connection to the remote access server was not made because the modem was not found

I'm trying to setup VPN connection and getting this error: Connection failed with error 797 A connection to the remote access server was not made because the modem was not found. Ideas? UPD I'm ...
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How to elegantly selectively exclude FreeBSD network traffic from OpenVPN interface by port

inexperienced sysadmin here. I'm planning on running a net daemon inside a FreeBSD jail through OpenVPN, but want to be able to SSH directly into the jail and use the daemon's web interface daemon ...
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OpenVPN security, authentication

I would like to know if this config can be enhanced, in particular i wanted to ask if OVPN certificate-auth can be considered somewhat secure'ish ... ? For example : would any client be able to ...
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IPSec on Windows 8 - filter IP range to go through VPN

I've found how to wither make all routes go through the VPN tunnel (default) or none (by unticking the 'Use default gateway on remote network'). But how do I specify that only a certain range should ...
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Restrict Hamachi Gateway Scope / Ports

A client wants to make a couple of websites intranet-only, but still allow access at about 30 outside locations. Hamachi gateway would work nicely for this, but I do not want those computers to have ...
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The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess communication depot

While installing Cisco AnyConnect 3.1.05170, the following error message appears in a dialog box. Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess ...
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L2TP VPN won't finish connection

I'm running Openswan, xl2tpd and PPP on Ubuntu 14. I've been following this guide. When I finished and tried to connect I see the following in my local system.log: racoon[39110]: Connecting. ...
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Sonicwall VPN spoke is unable to re-initiate tunnel

I have been battling this for months and have drilled through every settings yet the solution is still evading me. I set the Keep Alive on all the spokes for 15 minutes then pointed ERAC and LabTech ...
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How can I use Android “remotes” when outside of my home network when using a VPN?

I recently downloaded Transdroid (Transdrone) and started using it. It is an app that allows me to operate Transmission on my desktop from my phone. I was able to get it to connect properly while ...
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expose VPN IP to External IP

I have setup a VPN on a windows server 2012, I have several machines at multiple locations, (ie: laptop/workstation etc..). What I need is to be able to connect to the VPN from anywhere and would be ...
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Mac OS X Internet Sharing VPN Over WIFI - Selective IP Address Routing

I am using internet sharing to share a VPN PPTP Connection over Wi-Fi. My Mac Mini is an access point and I have clients connecting through it. This works a treat and all devices connecting to my ...
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Avoid VPN connection interfering with LogOn script

I'm having a problem with my VPN connection at work, interfering with some Internet Connectivity during start up. I have set up the VPN to not "Use default gateway on remote network" so, once I ...
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Checkpoint UTM-1 EDGE NW ADSL Pass Through Mode

I'm trying to set this device to act as an ADSL router pass through mode, like you can with most standard ADSL routers. I'm unable to find any documentation to show me its supported or any settings ...
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How to use my static IP outside the network?

I want to use my static IP when I'm far away of my network / router. Like to make it portable. I'm not sure how to achieve this. Maybe through a vpn or proxy server? What's the simplest way to achieve ...
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Accessing remote folders when vpn is connected failed

I have a computer that is connected to a remote computer via VPN. When the VPN connection is up I'm unable to connect to remote shared folders from other local computers defined in my domain (LAN). ...
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I can't setup a Soft AP because my connection is already being shared to the VPN

Recently I bought an USB wireless adapter with the intention of setting up a Soft AP so I can have my personal wi-fi access point to use with my smartphone. It turns out that I can't exactly do that ...
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Two (multiple) internet providers?

I have two (multiple) separate internet providers. Is it possible to setup my network so that it use both (all) of them to speed up both download and upload (packet-level routing)? If it is not ...
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How does Unlocator work?

Unlocator is able to remove location based restrictions on websites and other internet services by simply using their DNS servers. I'd like to understand how this works on a technical level. I ...
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A windows VPN connection WITH internet access?

I have been doing research on this topic for days, I have a windows 7 Ultimate machine running on a blazing fast internet. I set up a VPN on that machine, and would love it if the VPN can share my ...
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To which level can VPN traffic be sniffed?

I've got a doubt: I'm starting to work in random places (consulting) which means I switch from a network infrastructure to another one depending on the client. I'm really concerned about security and ...
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How do I proxy just certain sites?

Time Warner has apparently blocked access to trackers that are used by thepiratebay. I need to bypass this somehow, but I don't need to bypass everything. Turns out after downloading the initial ...
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NetworkManager connection sharing traffic isn't respecting UFW rules

I have an interesting issue when trying to make use of NetworkManager's connection sharing functionality whilst having a VPN setup (with UFW rules restricting all inbound and outbound traffic to only ...
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not all packets forwarded by pptp VPN server

I have the following setup: +------+ +---------+ ppp0---------+ |router| | A +-----+---+-----+ B | | R | ...
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ADSL PPPoE - Site to Site VPN Cisco Firewall

At present I am dealing with a company that is providing a cisco router that will sit behind my router to establish a site to site VPN to their office. I have a PPPoE connection via an ADSL router. ...
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How can I decrypt a VPN pre-shared key?

I have a windows 7 *.cmp file which contains an encrypted pre-shred key in it and I also know the pin-code for it. [Profile Format] Version=5 [Connection Manager] CMSFile=xxx\yyy.cms ...
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Can't load tun module in Linux

I am trying to set up a VPN connection, but OpenVPN fails with ERROR: Cannot open TUN/TAP dev /dev/net/tun: No such device (errno=19) modprobe tun has no effect, and modinfo tun shows that the ...
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Allowing internet connection through VPN

I had created a VPN income connection in windows 7. Everyone connected can see my local files and all, but I would like them to also be able to use my internet as well. my computer IP is ...