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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nm-applet thinks I'm offline

I got on wireless with wicd-curses, but nm-applet thinks I'm disconnected. What I'm really trying to do is get on my VPN, and I usually do this through nm-applet. It doesn't want to let me on VPN ...
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VPN between a Server, a Raspberry Pi and a Smartphone

here's the problem I'm facing. I want to connect with a client (eg. smartphone via mobile network) to my server (which is connected via vpn to my rapsberry at home) so that I can access my home ...
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vpn and hotspot client connectivity

I would like to have vpn connection running on an android device, then using android hotspot, allow a workstation pc to connect to one of the vpn's computer. So far i managed to establish the vpn ...
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How can i connect to a VPN then to a sock5 proxy?

Hi i need this for a school project im working on,the thing is i connect to a VPN through OpenVPN or a VPN client. So my conection look like this. My PC --- VPN --- Web if i connect to a sock5 proxy ...
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VPN PPTP Connection Shared With--Or From Within--VirtualBox VM

Using a Windows 7 host and a PPTP connection I've been unable to get the VPN working with a VM running a RedHat Linux derivative. Sharing the host's PPTP connection with VirtualBox's host-only network ...
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Openvpn connects but can't ping server

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04. I used to connect to corporate openvpn network from command line by running: sudo openvpn --config client.ovpn This is what client.ovpn looks like: client dev tun proto tcp ...
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How to disable routing all traffic (including web-traffic) through the VPN in client's .ovpn config file?

In order to connect to corporate network I've got these four files ca.crt client.ovpn client.key client.crt I couldn't create VPN connection via Ubuntu GUI, but I managed to get it work from ...
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Can login in to Gmail and Chrome, but can not access accounts.google.com

I visit the Internet through a VPN, my DNS has been set up as 8.8.8.8. I can ping through domain names include accounts.google.com and 1.client-channel.google.com, they all works. So far as I know, ...
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iptables directing traffic through vpn

Networking newbie. I have two interfaces on the host: eth0 and tun0 from my OpenVPN client. The IP addresses are: eth0 192.168.1.22 tun0 10.1.0.8 Question 1 For outgoing traffic by changing ...
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Share VPN via Windows Internet Connection Sharing?

I've got a chicken & egg problem. I'm a remote worker and I just received a new machine. I still have my previous machine, which is connected to my corporate network via VPN. On my new machine, I ...
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Automatic VPN icon state change after successful connection, windows 8.1 64 bit

I have to establish a VPN connection on top of a local network to be able to access the internet, all is fine except when I make this VPN connection (I finilize the connection) the icon relating to ...
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Cannot connect SSH through PuttY even though server is online

I'm trying to connect to a server via SSH. The server is reachable according to http://www.infobyip.com/sshservertest.php and SSH works without problems on Android (JuiceSSH). However, PuttY errors ...
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QNAP NAS behind two private networks, how do I access it from the outside?

There was something like an answer to this but it was related to linux and I did not get any of it. My PCs run Windows 7. I want to connect to my QNAP NAS at home from my office, it's a TS-421. The ...
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Can my ISP know if I'm using vpn

I have connected internet through openvpn. Without vpn like normal internet, I trace the path using tracert google.com I determined that, firstly the data goes from my computer to my home router ...
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Hide public ip and location with openvpn on raspberry pi

I am trying to set up a way to mask/hide my public ip and location so I can surf the Internet anonymously and even use it to potentially show me in another country so I can access other country ...
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Purposely choose Wifi

I am using Windows 7. I am connected to LAN via cable as well as I have WiFi networks available. I connect to VPN through the cabled LAN over internet to other LAN and so my PC will get a local LAN ...
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How to show actually used properties of connected VPN on Windows

I have a successful VPN connection on a Windows-7 professional PC. The configuration has Type "Automatic", Allow the protocols has almost everything ticked. I would like to see which options ...
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Windows to Windows VPN

How does one go about creating a VPN between 2 W8.1 Pro machines each on a different WAN and in different location - specifically without using 3rd party software, but only using the built in features ...
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VPN connection is unstable

I have a VPS running win2012R2 hosting the RAS. I'm connecting to it via a win8.1 laptop using the windows vpn client (network and sharing -> connect to workplace). My win firewall on the laptop is ...
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Error 809 when trying to connect Windows 7 with IPsec

Using IPFire 2.17 Core 89 as the IPsec-server, Windows 7 shows the error message "Error 809: The network connection between your computer and the VPN could not be established because the remote server ...
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How to access HDD connected to Apple AirPort Extreme router while connect to my home OpenVPN Server

I basically have a HDD connected to my Apple AirPort Extreme router via USB. When I am on my home network I can access this HDD. I have set up a OpenVPN server at home that I can connect to from ...
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Docker tunnel traffic on specific port via VPN

Not sure if this is docker specific or a general networking question. I'm running a Debian Jessie server with serveral docker containers. My understanding is that docker creates a virtual interface ...
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How does acting as an RDP host affect UDP visibility/routing?

This is an odd one. My work desktop runs a chat app that is udp based. It is for chat within the office. When I used gotomypc, I could use the chat app fine. But when I use remote desktop to ...
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Disable VPN for certain programs

I need to have a VPN connection open for a customer I work for. While working I like to listen to some online radio. When the VPN connection is open all of my traffic is being routed through the ...
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Do I need an VPN or VM?

I'm mixing these up I'm afraid. I have my own web crawler written in PhantomJS that collects some data for m (from a site that provides no API), I've been testing it on my own computer and it looks ...
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Why did I get this output while using traceroute with openvpn?

I set up a vpn using openvpn command with a certificate bundle downloaded from vpnbook.com. Then when I did traceroute www.google.com I got all stars output. I want to know why I got that output. ...
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Force windows incomming VPN connection to use Proxy

My target is to observe all the Network traffic from my Android device without rooting it: I installed charles proxy on my pc an endabled the socks proxy I created an "New Incoming Connection" on my ...
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VPN-Client on virtual interface

We have the following two interfaces (2nd is a virtual one) on a ubuntu machine: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr abc inet addr:x.x.x.110 Bcast:x.x.x.127 Mask:255.255.255.224 eth0:1 ...
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Am I safe from ISP tracking with Avast VPN from Desktop Tower, 100%…? [duplicate]

Am I safe 100% from ISP tracking with Avast VPN from desktop tower? A lot of what I saw was about unsecure Wi-Fi. This would be connected through a Cat 5 cable to a modem. Right now I have no wireless ...
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Why do I get a Secure Connection Error on some sites?

I am using Firefox version 37.0.2 with an ethernet connection at a university in Bangkok. I consider the university a network a hostile environment as the majority of the computers on this network are ...
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How to chain VPNs, specifically with HMA and CB?

If I may, I heard that one could use more than one VPN, but when I try to they don't configure to work together. How do I configure them to work together? I say that because I'm trying to learn ...
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How to limit the bandwidth on PC to a network drive?

I have a network location lets say X drive, all users can access it across our vpn. I want to limit the bandwidth on each PC to 100KB when user transferring file over. How can I do it ? or is it ...
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want vpn server to access internet of from home to office network

If anybody could help I need to install a vpn server at my network and want to use it set up a client system at office to access the internet. The scenario is I already tried softether and openvpn ...
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Redirect incoming connection to existing tunnel

Can I use my shared web hosting server, and currently unused domain names, to forward incoming connection requests to my home computer without a public IP address (due to a cgn), without opening up ...
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How to change IP of VPN interface?

I have connected to a VPN on Ubuntu. and type ifconfig shows VPN interface has an IP of 10.10.0.11. Unfortunately, there is another computer in my lan whose ip is also 10.10.0.11 and they're ...
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Configure VPN to access remote LAN network (Asus RT-AC66U)

I want to access a remote LAN network, without using this remote Internet connection when I browse websites for example. What I have so far is a working VPN connection (PPTP) but when I connect to ...
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Cannot access Windows machines by Name over PPTP VPN but can access ip address for ONE of two laptops

my windows 8 computer is acting strangely as the netbios resolves when I try to access a workstation by its name \desktop1 when connected to the LAN on-site but when I try to access it using a VPN, I ...
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What are These Outbound Network Rules

I Have a few odd looking network outbound rules for my computer they are Name Group Application Package f5.vpn.client f5.vpn.client ...
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Use of ip-hider software on VPS

I am using an unmanaged vps to play a morph game. 6 cores, 30gb, 2000 GB ram, 1gbit/s port. I want to log into the game site with a browser but I don’t want the game site to see my server’s ip ...
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Accessing bridged VM from within VPN

I'm trying to get a torrent remote (Transdroid) on Android to connect with a torrent client within a bridged VM. All traffic from the VM goes through a VPN. Problem is, when I attempt to connect with ...
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What other IP addresses can/should I use for my home network?

I've been using 192.168.1.x for my home network, which has been perfectly happy for quite some time. However, I just started a new job, and they use the same set of IP addresses when I connect over ...
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Force all traffic through VPN Wndows 8.1

I am using SoftEther VPN, I can connect to my server however I am unable to force traffic through the VPN. Is there a setting to control this in Windows or do I need to handle this at the application ...
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IPsec on a LAN without a VPN

I'd like to set up layer 2 authentication and encryption for a LAN via IPsec, without having to run a VPN endpoint. Essentially the goal is a point-to-point setup where traffic between configured ...
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Best way to secure RDP connections WITHOUT VPN?

We are needing to use RDP for a client, but the VPN and internet connection is just too flaky to use VPN anymore. VPN is NOT an option anymore for us. Currently the plan is to open a bunch of ports ...
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The fastest way to toggle VPN connection for Windows 7 or later? [duplicate]

When I connect to my company VPN, I cannot browse internet normally i.e. even open google.com So I need to turn on and off that VPN connection very often and currently I have to go to the connection ...
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Does connecting to a VPN always provide a secure environment over unencrypted WiFI connections?

Sometimes I have to use public WiFi connections. I always connect to a VPN thinking it will provide the security of encryption. However, I don't know any details about how the VPN I use is ...
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Connecting to OpenVPN Server via Chrome/Firefox Browser

I'm planning on running a OpenVPN Service on my Raspberry Pi to encrypt only Browser Data from Chrome or Firefox and therefore I'll be setting up the RPi as a OpenVPN Server. I plan on following ...
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Is the Mercury router dropping PPTP packets?

I managed to connect my PPTP VPN server with Huawei router + Asus Ap at work. When I get home with my Mercury router, I can establish connection to the server which means at the server side, has ppp0 ...
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How to set up an OpenVPN Access Server inside of NetworkManager for GNOME?

I have an OpenVPN server running on a VPS I rent out from Atlanta. It is running CentOS 7 and is using the latest version of the OpenVPN Access Server software. I want to set up my VPN inside of the ...
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A separate network card for p2p traffic [duplicate]

I have a motherboard with 2 ethernet outlets. Is there a way to route all p2p traffic though one (with VPN) and the rest through the other without VPN? I am on Windows 7. EDIT: there are solutions ...