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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Is Hotspot Shield safe?

I have the Hotspot Shield VPN on one of my computers. It works fine, but I've noticed that it runs in the background after I restart my computer and even after I removed it from the startup folder. I ...
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VPN device filtering ASUS Asuswrt Merlin

I've been attempting to get the following to work: https://github.com/RMerl/asuswrt-merlin/wiki/How-to-Direct-Traffic-over-VPN-and-Drop-connections-if-VPN-goes-down I've specifically gone through ...
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How to dynamically change IP address repeatedly?

I'm working on a spam detection engine (early stages). I've deployed my spam detection engine on a web server and to test it I need to access the remote resource repeatedly with different client IP ...
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Freelan error: Invalid Parameter

I can't run freelan even with the example configuration and sample certificates. Here is my configuration: OS: Windows 8.1 Freelan: freelan-1.1-amd64 Configuration: [fscp] listen_on=0.0.0.0:12000 ...
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Running HMA on VPS but still being able to connect via Remote Desktop

Right, here's the tricky situation We have a VPS ( windows 2008 ) We have a bot installed on this which needs to run behind HMA ( hide my ass VPN ) The obvious issue- - IF we are connected to the ...
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Bypassing VPN routes based on the destination port

I have a Raspbian machine connected to a VPN using OpenVPN. Without any configuration, all traffic goes through that VPN and I have no control over the VPN server. What I'm trying to achieve is ...
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Connected to OS X Server Yosemite VPN not seeing Network Server in Finder

I can get the VPN connected and I am given a proper network IP address but I am not seeing the Server in the Network area of finder. This is the last line from ifconfig in terminal: inet ...
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Limit of 2 outgoing VPN connections of any one type from Windows 8.1 - how do you increase the limit?

I can only make two SSTP VPN connections from my Windows 8.1 machine. If I try to connect to a third server over SSTP I get "Error 633: The model (or other connecting device) is already in use or is ...
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OpenVPN DNS not working on windows domain computer

The connection is established and I can ping out fine. However nslookup fails. nslookup bbc.co.uk Server: google-public-dns-a.google.com Address: 8.8.8.8 Non-authoritative answer: Name: ...
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No internet (on mobile) via Hotspot (on laptop) after connecting to L2TP VPN (on laptop)

am running Windows 8.1; I've created a WiFi Hotspot on my laptop (to connect my cell phone) to internet as well; and shared the Ethernet connection so that it works for WiFi Hotspot as well. ...
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How to bypass proxy with either VPN or Socks5

My university wifi has no restrictions for web sites, however I can not SSH or using remote desktop. I solved this problem by using VPN. Now at my dormitory I'm behind a proxy with same problem. My ...
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How to disable the security policy of check point VPN-1 endpoint security on Mac OS X?

To connect to company network via IPSec VPN there is a software called Endpoint Security from Check Point. I use Release E80.60 The version under windows has the option to disable the client firewall ...
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Automate downloads which could be interrupted by VPN/ Download failures

I need to download 20 files each of almost 2 GB each. However, more often than not my downloads are interrupted either by internet failure or VPN errors. So, If its a download error, I need to restart ...
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Route specific traffic through VPN

I have a few questions, hopefully someone more knowledgeable than me can help. If I'm able to fix one of these issues it should help me out. Running windows 7 32 bit business. I would prefer not to ...
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How to securely access Home NAS from WAN?

I have a Synology NAS on my network, it has a static IP and I want to be able to access it from outside of the LAN. Currently I have 2 services running there that I want to access from outside: ...
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Is it safe to register on an HTTP webpage when I am using VPN?

I only register (make an account/login stuff) on HTTPS webpages. However, a webpage I wanted to register right now doesn't use HTTPS. I am wondering if I am connected to my company VPN, is it safe to ...
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DNS Errors through VPN Connection

I have a DirectAccess server on Windows Server 2012 R2. It is working well for most of my clients. I have one client (Windows 8.1), however, which has an old group policy on it with the wrong IP-HTTPS ...
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Is it possible to automatically start a VPN connection when either a wired or wireless network connection is present?

As the question title says: Is it possible to automatically start a VPN connection when either a wired or wireless network connection is present on Windows 8? Is there an event code or such that is ...
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multiple router setup (Double NAT issue)

I am attempting to set-up a network on a larger compound. The goal is to have two (2) individual wireless networks and a server connected to the first layer modem/router. The modem receives internet ...
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Can I set up Windows 7 VPN so that only sites blocked in China are routed through VPN?

I'm in China behind the Great Firewall using a VPN service provided by a friend so didn't get blocked in the VPN crackdown in January 2015. Since VPN can slow down traffic a lot I'd like to only ...
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What is the difference between using a VPN and using a SOCKS proxy through an SSH connection to a VPS?

I will be traveling to the People's Republic of China soon. I already have a VPS and have successfully used an SSH connection to my VPS as a SOCKS proxy in the past. Is it worth also getting a VPN? ...
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Is it possible to VPN over SSH (or in some other way change up my network subnet), and how?

For reasons I have yet to ascertain (but I suspect they are legacy, and practically impossible at this point to change), the VPN in use at work uses the subnet 192.168.1.X. The astute among you will ...
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SSH from different countries with openvpn configured on pfsense and dd-wrt?

I have vpn set up in two different countries A (primary, where I live) and B (secondary, which I visit once or twice a year) and would like to SSH to my devices across the vpn. My Setup: Country A: ...
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Why does the ODBC connection (ASA 8) not more work on win2k worstation after the workstation was released from local network and reconnected via VPN?

Background of my question is, that from a local networ we take one workstation and connect it again via VPN from a home office. I thought, a connection via VPN would as the same as if the computer ...
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Can hamachi clients communicate in gateway network type

We have a hamachi gateway network type vpn. Can 2 hamachi clients connected to this vpn communicate with each other? I can ping gateway from my client. Gateway can ping clients. But I cannot ping ...
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Fortigate IPSec VPN Export XML Config

I have these old config files in a proprietary .vpl format for my ipsec VPN. Newer fortigate applications use XML. How can I either convert this, or export a new IPSec VPN config file in XML. I ...
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How to make certain apps work over VPN while others in local LAN in OS X Yosemite?

I have a Mac with OS X (10.10.3) from which I need to connect to a remote Windows PC via VPN+RDP. The problem here is that once VPN is up, my internet connection is no longer available. I can only ...
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Router to Receive Client-to-LAN and forward to LAN-to-LAN VPN

I work as Telecomunications Services provider and I usually connect to customer network by using VPN Softwares like Quidway SVN Client and Cisco Any Connect. But now, one of our customers does not ...
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vpn, IP forwarding and nat

I have setup a Softether VPN on an Ubuntu 14.04 server in an aws network which has about a dozen servers using this guide. The only difference is that I have used SecureNat and softether DHCP. I can ...
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RDP Connection slow

I have change internet provider from DSL to Cable. (from 16Mbps to 120Mbps) Since that, I am facing with the new provider now some slowless issues when I connect via RDP to Win8 from Win7 over IP-SEC ...
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How To Apply Firewall Rules to VPN Traffic Leaving A Mac Server

A Macintosh client successfully connects to the VPN service running on my Yosemite Server. They get an IPv4 address and everything appears to be working normally. Is it possible to restrict the ...
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L2TP\IPSec PSK server in Windows Server 2012 R2 not working

Im trying to get Windows Server 2012 R2 to work as a L2TP\IPSec PSK server and I feel that Im doing everything correctly but it seems that either it does not authenticate or there is something wrong ...
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How to fix Kali after power-loss during installation

I am trying to learn Kali-Linux and wanted to enable VPN. The menu was grayed-out, so I googled for a solution. blackmoreops.com told me to run aptitude -r install network-manager-openvpn-gnome ...
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VPN remote access to lan

I am rather new to this. I have done some it/cyber defense competitions in the past and have some knowledge. I am trying to set up a group of about 5-6 xenserver boxes. I want to use xencenter to ...
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FortiClient on win7 in tunnel mode, but routes NOT added

Running FortiClient 5.2.x on Windows 7 premium [corp laptop]. FortiClient logs onto SSL VPN server. User then enters the tunnel and receive an IP address on work network successfully. BUT the ...
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Routing application traffic through interface, not receiving replying trafic

I'm trying to set up a Plex Media Server on a Arch server. However most of the time the server is connect to a VPN and I want the Plex traffic to be routed outside of the VPN interface, tun0 and ...
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secure SSL VPN between two private IP Addresses through a public VPS on Internet

Is it possible to establish a secure SSL VPN connection as shown below? : Computer A (192.168.1.20) <-> ISP 1 (192.168.1.1) <-> public IP Address of VPS <-> ISP 2 (172.20.164.6) <-> ...
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OS X: let scutil use stored secret when connecting L2TP VPN

This is a follow-up question of Start configured VPN from command line (OSX). I tried the answer by @encoded, which suggests the following command: scutil --nc start ...
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Reverse Proxy or other solution for IoT remote access

For my home security/automation installation business, I am trying to develop a solution for providing remote access to "internet of things" or "smart" devices. Basically, we have these smart devices ...
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Can't access webserver using nginx ports over vpn

I'm using nginx within my company network and everything works correctly, but when I try to access it over my VPN connection I'm unable to connect to my web server, and I have nothing in the logs to ...
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Connect to VPN when `wicd` delivers the internet

wicd and nmcli conflict, so how can I get onto a VPN if not through nmcli con up?
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How can my VPN connection be faster than my standard connection?

Yesterday I got a VPS as a dedicated machine for OpenVPN, I set it up and ran a speed test today, what I saw astonished me: With VPN: Without VPN: The VPN is situated in another country, on a ...
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Cisco VPN, Site 2 Site Via VPNC Gateway

i may be barking up the wrong tree here, been racking my brains over this. I've been asked to setup a Cloud network which will house a number of services. They asked me to use our excisitng Cisco ...
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Possible to share VPN connection?

I am part of a small company. We are currently doing presentations which require access to our VPN. Unfortunately, a number of our laptops got stolen. We now have one laptop which has access to VPN, ...
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VPN protocol suitable for connections with poor reliability [closed]

I need to set up a VPN that allows users to connect while in the field, often via connections that involve high latency and loads of packetloss (usually via 3G, CDMA, or whatever is available). Up ...
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PPTP VPN to Windows Server 2012: Can connect from some and some can't on the same network

Im having some odd issues with a PPTP VPN connection that has worked pretty much since forever. Server is a Windows Server 2012 R2. These examples are all from clients on the same network (except on ...
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Connect 1 computer with to 2 networks, route through 1 VPN

Suppose the following scenario: http://i.stack.imgur.com/PRKvX.png I have a question, I am sure it has been asked but I do not know how to word it or what to look up. My Problem: I am a high school ...
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Server only reachable over VPN

I have an Apache server running on a Raspberry P and it works just fine in the local network. And after forwarding port 80 and trying to connect using the public IP, Chrome says ...
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How do I only allow a specific port (RDP) to connect over a WatchGuard VPN client?

My office uses the WatchGuard VPN client to access the corporate network. I have a lot of services (e.g., Plex, VLC, Skype, etc) that I don't want to go over the VPN. The only thing I want going over ...
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how to route ONLY OUTLOOK to a VPN Tunnel, and not the whole trafic

I have a home office, and I use a VPN Tunnel to connect to my office. For Work I use Outlook 2013 to read the email (And I must connect to the VPN Tunnel for this) and Firefox and Web-Radio for my ...