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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
2answers
53 views

Software does not open over a VPN/RDP connection

I am at home and I have established a VPN tunnel and RDP session into my workstation at the office where I work. There is a specific piece of software that I'd like to use. When I'm physically at my ...
2
votes
2answers
71 views

Is there a chance that my real IP can be traced if I surf through a VPN?

Is there a chance that my real IP can be traced if I surf through a VPN? Which IP is registered to any particular website I visit? What if I disconnect the VPN after browsing, can my real IP be ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Setup PPTP to access home network transparently

I have Raspberry Pi box connected to home WiFi-router and running pptpd. The local addresses is 192.168.1.32 (eth0) and 192.168.2.1 (ppp0) and local name raspberry.local. I have iMac connected to ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

linux vpn server setup

I want to install a vpn server so that I cant access my office network from home I have 16 windows 7-8.1 workstations and a hp proliant server (runing proxmox with a few VPSs) I want to run a VPN on a ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

install programs whitout internet access on Machine A connected to Machine B with internet access

I have a Machine A with no access to internet. I have a Machine B with access to internet. A & B can connect to each other via ssh. I'd like to make some program installs on A (perl, R package ...
0
votes
0answers
52 views

Windows + VPN + port forward or proxy

I have two computers on LAN: 192.168.0.2 (windows 7 workstation) 192.168.0.3 (debian linux server) My windows 7 workstation (.0.2) is connected to external VPN and has also IP 10.0.15.5 and can ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

windows server 2008 R2 vpn cannot access internet

It seems I have a rather complex case here that I've been stuffing on net for a week but still not go. I would try to explain this issue(s) at the best I could and hopefully get this solved. I have a ...
0
votes
0answers
394 views

OpenVPN won't connect from remote location

I set up OpenVPN on a linux machine in my basement. I'm able to connect from my Windows 8.1 machine without an issue when I'm connected to the local network. In this instance, I set the config file ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Why my connection in SSH is failing?

I am having trouble with making a connection through SSH Secure client in Windows 8. For making this connecition I am using VPN client and it makes the connection that I want but when I try to make ...
0
votes
0answers
137 views

Troubleshooting open VPN on Netgear Nighthawk AC3200

I have a new shiny Netgear Nighthawk AC3200 router, that works great and gives good coverage. However, I'm trying to get the VPN connection up so I can remotely access my home network (I'm ...
2
votes
1answer
142 views

Remote Access VPN on Cisco IOS doesn't complete phase 1

I have successfully configured my Cisco router to create a VPN tunnel to Azure. This is working fine. Now I am trying to add a remote access VPN for clients. I want to use IPsec and not PPTP. I'm not ...
0
votes
0answers
291 views

How to setup routing / NAT / Remote network for VPN in pfSense?

I have a gateway machine—running under pfSense—and it has VPN connection to private network in range 10.0.0.0/8. I have standalone OpenVPN program, which allows me to connect to this net ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Unable to bridge connection

I know that similar questions has been asked before, but sadly they're not really helping me. I am trying to set up a VPN for my Xbox 360 consol since more and more people are booting players ...
0
votes
0answers
150 views

MAC OS X Internet Sharing with 802.1X Auth

I have an issue, i am in College, and i have a PS4, but as it seems i can not connect it with the network because they use 802.1X auth type. I found a solution, MAC has an option to share internet ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

What is Shared Key field in OpenVPN client setup in pfSense: The field 'Shared Key' does not appear to be valid

I have OpenVPN client for windows, which is functionning Ok. Now I want to set the same VPN be accessible via pfSense. In my standalone client I have ca.crt file, which is referred from ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Internet doesn't work unless Hotspot Shield is on

The Internet on my laptop doesn't work unless Hotspot Shield is activated. I use Mac with Google Version 37.
-1
votes
1answer
125 views

Setting up DirectAccess on Windows 8.1

I've recently started using a new laptop for my job. My previous one had DirectAccess setup so I could access the company's internal network, etc. without connecting to a VPN. Unfortunately my new one ...
0
votes
0answers
141 views

Create VPN connection using batch

Is there a way to make a batch file that creates a VPN connection? I just need it to accept the Internet address and Destination name, and make a VPN based on that. It'd also be great to get the ...
1
vote
1answer
69 views

How to establish a VPN connection to an Amazon VPC

I am running an Amazon EC2 instance which I use as a workstation. Right now it's in a public subnet and I connect to it through RDP by using its public IP. However, I'm concerned that this might not ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

VPN Issue - Unable to reach Servers when connected to VPN

I have a user who's laptop every time he connected to the VPN the internet on his laptop would completely cut out. To get round this issue I changed the config of the VPN connection to not use the ...
0
votes
1answer
169 views

How to Share openvpn connection over ethernet?

I'm trying to share my openvpn connection on linux to my pc. My wan connection comes through on wlan0 and my vpn is on tun0. Eth0 is my cat5 cable plugged into my laptop. I can't bridge tun0 so I ...
0
votes
1answer
77 views

Why did upload speed go from 10 Mbps to 0.7 Mbps?

Currently have Comcast Xfinity setup on a new Windows 8.1 machine via wired connection. I had a decent 10 Mbps+ upload rate to begin with. Then I installed Hamachi as well as PrivateTunnel in an ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

OpenVPN route specific traffic through normal interface

I use OpenVPN service and I test my software with a remote server. My problem is that VPN connection is slow and picture uploading through VPN with FTP service is laggy. I want to use C# database ...
0
votes
1answer
474 views

How to bridge tap to eth0 on raspberry pi?

I am using my raspberry pi as a openvpn cleint for my xbox 360 because at my college i get kicked off xbox live for either strict nat type or a connection limit. I can connect to the vpn just fine, i ...
0
votes
1answer
206 views

DNS server not responding in vpn connection win 8.1

I use win 8.1 and my campus has an intranet network and a vpn(PPTP). to connect to internet, first I have to connect to the intranet(wireless network) and then connect to vpn. But the problem is when ...
0
votes
1answer
109 views

Windows 7 network icon says no internet, but I am connected

Yesterday I had to configure a RAS dial in interface so that a remote machine can VPN into me. Before doing this, my Network icon in the tray would show I was connected. Now it has that confusing ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

lose internet connection after adding DNS

I use a free pptp service and works well, but I have noticed that I have a DNS leaking when tested on thise Site [ipleak][1] [1]: http://ipleak.net/ so I have tried manually to change DNS settings to ...
1
vote
1answer
96 views

Mac OSX connected to an Active Directory domain is not mapping to the network drive over VPN. I suspect DNS, but the settings all look fine

I've got a remote user that's using a new MAC book pro to log into the windows domain via LogMeIn Hamachi. Hamachi is connecting to the domain: I can ping the mac book from the Hamachi Server it's ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Share local area connection with multiple TAPs

I'm setting up an VPN server. In this server I want to have 2 different encryptions (1024, 2048), each one in different ports. So I created 2 TAP adapters, and shared the local area connection with ...
0
votes
0answers
198 views

Which SOHO hardware/router to use for high speed OpenVPN client

I need to establish a OpenVPN tunnel for my internet connection. Because not every client in my LAN is capable of doing this, I want a router which can handle it. The favored OpenVPN tunnel throughput ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

Create a bash file in MAC OS to add static routes and dial PPTP VPN

Create a bash file in MAC OS, double clicking it would add a specific interface based static route in the routing table and then it dials a PPTP VPN.
1
vote
0answers
42 views

Internet connection dropped when nat created and routed via vpn [linux+iptables]

I've got a very frustrating network issue. Currently I'm living in a hotel in which I need to authenticate through a website in order to obtain internet access. I've also got xbox360 that I want to ...
1
vote
0answers
82 views

Can't ping over VPN from Virtual Machine in Azure

I've setup a VPN connection from Azure to my local network. I can ping an Azure machine from my local network, but cannot ping a local machine from my Azure network. I've got the firewall on my ...
0
votes
0answers
87 views

Need help installing Shrewsoft VPN Client on Linux via CLI

I have been trying to get the Shrewsoft VPN client to run on my Debian x64 server without success. I compiled and installed it without errors. Executing ikec without parameters returns no errors. ...
-1
votes
1answer
55 views

Slower browsing after vpn + ipconfig/flushdns + changed dns

I tried a vpn service but when I did a dns leak test(https://www.dnsleaktest.com) I saw that I had a dns leak. So I followed this instructions:https://www.dnsleaktest.com/how-to-fix-a-dns-leak.html. ...
0
votes
1answer
63 views

No internet through OpenVPN

I am having trouble with my OpenVPN setup. I have a Linode box with an OpenVPN server installed on it and I managed to get Tunnelblick to establish a vpn connection from my mac. I followed this guide ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Change OpenSwan default port 500

I have installed OpenSwan onto my raspberry pi and everything went without errors. However, I cannot connect to my VPN. The culprit will be that my ISP blocks all ports below 1024. In order for ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Access multiple proxies simultaneously

I have a home network with an ASUS RT-N66U, currently running stock firmware but could change this. On my home network I have several PC's (various UBUNTU and Windows using BBC iPlayer), a couple of ...
0
votes
1answer
129 views

Connecting via VPN- can they see my sites in private browsing

My concern is, I looked at a website on my local computer (job sites) and I'm very concerned the company can see this website and know I'm looking at other jobs. My question is, when I use a VPN, ...
0
votes
1answer
155 views

How to route an app outside the VPN/default route?

I have a Linux machine that is always connected to a VPN (vpn0 interface), and the default route goes through the vpn0 interface. The connection to my router is done through the wlan0 interface. I do ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

RDP works to any host other than the VPN Host

Dont think this is a duplicate question, lots of similar ones but none exactly the same. Setup: Win7 "Home Server", hosts OpenVPN server, listens on 443. XP and 7 Boxes on the LAN Remote: Win8 client ...
0
votes
0answers
138 views

Prevent outgoing traffic unless OpenVPN connection is active using pf.conf on Mac OS X 10.9.4

I've been able to deny all connections to external networks unless my OpenVPN connection is active using pf.conf Into etc/pf.conf in the end i add # # Allow connection via Viscosity only # wifi=en1 ...
0
votes
0answers
136 views

PPTP VPN only using IPv6 Connections?

I followed this tutorial to set up a PPTP VPN: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-setup-your-own-vpn-with-pptp Once complete, I connected to it with my desktop and noticed I ...
0
votes
2answers
143 views

Open VPN Windows, pass all traffic through remote server

Goal: To pass all information (web browsing, video games, ftp / tftp traffic, etc) through a remote network before exiting to the internet. I am able to get a default gateway on working, but I'm not ...
0
votes
0answers
80 views

Why does my PPTP VPN connection fail to route to the remote network in Linux?

I'm trying to connect to my office's PPTP VPN on Linux via ppp. The gateway has a local IP address in the 10.4.x.x net and I need to access other machines in the 10.x.x.x net (which I can do normally ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

How do I set up an ssh local forward over vpn? [duplicate]

I'm trying to ssh into a work computer through my VPN, but am having a hard time getting it to work. My setup looks something like: +-----------Work ...
0
votes
1answer
121 views

Local IP Address is not reachable after installing a third party VPN?

I have ASP.NET website and SQL Server working fine by using my local ip address 192.168.1.123 but yesterday I have installed a VPN client after this I was unable to navigate my websites using ...
0
votes
1answer
117 views

CIFS mount over VPN hangs when VPN crashes and reconnects

I've successfully shared Windows share over VPN (PPTP), mounted it with mount.cifs on my Ubuntu machine and I'm able to browse the shared contents from the Ubuntu. However, sometimes, when the ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Access Cisco VPN with Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

I have to connect to a Cisco VPN with Ubuntu 14.04, starting with a pcf configuration file and the user credentials. I installed network-manager-vpnc, created a new connection importing the saved ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

Reroute all localhost requests to static ip

I've been searching the net for hours to no avail. I have a project in Visual Studio that has service references to localhost, but I need to be able to reference the actual ip of my computer, not ...