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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How can I set an IPsec ID using the Windows 8 built-in VPN client?

I'm trying to connect to a VPN using the built in Windows 8 VPN client. The VPN uses L2TP/IPsec and a pre-shared key. I can see it's connecting to the VPN but not making it through authentication. I ...
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How do we route Youtube through another server?

I know it can be done through a VPN but I'm trying to make it more dynamic. I have tried using a 'tcpforward' script which did what it stated and forwarded packets to/from the youtube server. But that ...
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Internet completely messed up after closing VPN

I use a VPN from time to time that lets me access certain resources (eg. music sites) that would normally be restricted to the US. I recently got an account for PrivateInternetAccess which works fine ...
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Error 788 when trying to connect to VPN on Windows 7

When trying to connect to my workplace VPN from my home i get the error 788: "The L2TP connection attempt failed because the security layer could not negotiate compatible parameters with the remote ...
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OpenVPN server does not provide access to internet

I am able to connect to my newly installed OpenVPN server (Debian 6.0 VPS using OpenVZ). When connected with the windows client, I am not able to access the internet. net.ipv4.ip_forward and iptables ...
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Windows VPN through non-default network interface

I have 2 network interfaces and I'm wanting to set the first one as the default and the second as a backup. I also want the VPN to always connect using the backup but I can't find any settings for ...
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Mac OS X Cisco IPsec VPN can't access hosts after connecting

I can successfully connect to my VPN server (at work) using the builtin Cisco IPsec VPN client in OS X but once connected I can't access any of the servers. If I connect to my phone's hotspot and try ...
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OpenVPN on Debian 6 failed to start

I configured openvpn on my Deabian 6 VPS (using OpenVZ) several times but always stuck on "Starting virtual private network daemon: client server failed!" The syslog indicates, that there seems to be ...
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Can I use RADIUS for strongswan - psk configured?

I'm a beginner for the strongswan server. And I was looking through the configuration examples from the strongswan.org. It seems the strongswan server should be configured to use EAP authentication ...
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Cannot browse VPN files by IP

I have created a Windows VPN using the built in Windows 7 utility. The VPN connects fine. I can see that I'm connected on both sides of the VPN. However, when I go to ...
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Do I need to buy SSL when setting up my own OpenVPN Access Server?

I was able to quickly do the following: Setup an OpenVPN Access Server using a lowend VPS I was able to connect to it from my Windows PC using the OpenVPN Desktop Client It was able to change my ...
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Run VPN (openconnect) on VPS without breaking SSH

I have a VPS server and I want to connect it to a CiscoVPN with openconnect, so traffic from the VPS passes over the VPN, but I also want to be able to use SSH. Right now when I start openconnect the ...
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Are you using your VPS' bandwidth when using it as VPN?

I setup my VPS from a different country as an OpenVPN Access Server. I am now connecting to it from my PC using OpenVPN client. If I download 1GB of data to my PC while connected to the VPN, is my VPS ...
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vpn is working but ip address not changing

Is there something we can check for this? It is a response from vpn using dynamic DNS connected but no internet (openwrt router as server). When I connect to vpn and check my ip from whatismyip it is ...
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Free VPN soft/service to connect two computers over internet behind NAT [duplicate]

I have two computers (home and work) that I want connect to VPN. Both computers are behind NAT. I have no access to network configuration so configuring VPN server on router is not possible. Is there ...
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Login to Hamachi using IPv6 times out

My cable modem uses IPv6 and so does my LAN. I want to connect my laptop to the hamachi service. However, the laptop tries to connect via IPv4 and this attempt fails. The network configuration of my ...
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vpn using dynamic DNS connected but no internet (openwrt router as server)

I have setup a router as server with openwrt. I have added the Dynamic DNS configuration.(I created an account with noip) When I try to connect through openvpn (in a free wifi) , I am using my domain ...
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In P2P networked applications is there a point to portforwarding at one level but not the other?

I connect to the internet through a VPN service that offers port forwarding. I'm wondering if there would be a point because the regular Ethernet connection I connect to the network through is behind ...
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VPN into Cisco/Linksys router

I just recently bought a Linksys EA6200 router and I would like to know if there is any VPN functionality built into the router. What I'd like to do: - Connect into a VPN network managed by my router ...
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Over VPN IP/USB sharing Linux

I have one issue I don't know if this are possible but so i explain you and i hope to can find a great result of this. I have a server in the cloud so and on my home i have a scanner/Printer over IP. ...
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Connect to remote computer behind firewall by using middle man computer

The issue: The website will only serve content to Computer C Computer A needs to access the website. Computer A cannot see Computer C and visa-versa Computer B cannot see Computer A and Computer C ...
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Mac Network Share via VPN Subnet conflict

So we have a Windows Server 2008 hosting files and a VPN connection. One of my clients is at home, successfully connects to the server using the VPN, but can't access the network shares of the server. ...
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Verizon FiOS gateway routing issue - How to set up VPN?

OK, long story as short as I can make it: Kept having 'waiting for server' issues when going online via browser or FTP Reset router, etc. - same issue Tried Google DNS & OpenDNS - same issue ...
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ssh into a remote linux server from a linux desktop via an android device

I need to ssh into a linux workstation from a linux desktop in my home. The workstation is behind a university firewall. The university has a vpn but this vpn server (juniper) does not have linux vpn ...
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Route traffic through VPN to some IPs occasionally

I would like to route traffic to some specific addresses through VPN. Easy enough, one can simply add a route: ip route add <destination ip> dev tun0 scope link Here comes the catch: I do not ...
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Remote connection from chromebook to home computer through college campus internet

I take my chromebook with me to school and pretty much everywhere I go. With the use of Chrome Remote Desktop I can access my windows desktop at home through the chrome browser on my chromebook. I ...
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Create a Osx Server VPN inside BTMM

I've set up BTMM between a group of computers, one of which is a OSX server sitting at home. I know I can use SSH port forwarding to access something inside my network, but is it possible to use my ...
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Install English TeamViewer 9 on Chinese Windows

I need to install English language TeamViewer on a computer in China running Chinese Windows XP. I don't own the computer so can't change the OS. It's in a hotel with a computer but without Wi-Fi. ...
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Strongswan configuration for the android strongswan client

I'm now configuring strongswan server and want to test using strongswan android client. I configured ipsec.conf, strongswan.conf and ipsec.secrets as follows and I could not login from the android ...
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Finding a computer in a LAN by hostname when connecting to network through VPN

I'm connected to my university LAN through their VPN service. Now I want to get the IP of my computer on the local network by its hostname so that I can SSH to it. How can I get the IP address from ...
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How to configure a Linux NAT router with a single NIC

I have several Windows Servers running on an Azure virtual network with 2 subnets. I have a domain controller at 10.0.0.4, and servers at 10.0.1.4, 10.0.1.5, etc. I configured a point-to-site VPN, so ...
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Windows 2012 Radius : “resolves to local address”

In an attempt to set up Radius Service in Windows Server 2012 (first time I have touched a Windows Server, going through tutorials) I am getting the following error when I check Event Viewer -> ...
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connecting 2 or more virtualbox vm's to the internet without connecting them to each other / or to the host

I am trying to build a lab environment, for testing an openVPN network between a 2~3 virtual machines. In order to do so, I want to setup the connections (virtualbox network adapter) of each VM to ...
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Don't let Vuze use a VPN

I don't download anything illegal with Vuze (a bittorrent client) and have no need to use my VPN (which is set up on my private VPS, using OpenVPN on both the server and client) on it. How do I force ...
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Simplest FreeBSD SSH (-w) VPN setup for RoadWarrior

I'm looking for the simplest FreeBSD specific example of configuring an OpenSSH VPN (using -w) that will route all traffic not destined for the clients local network over the VPN. An example scenario ...
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excluding port from VPN client

I use hidemyass which is a vpn service. I use it for privacy reasons. The main purpose of the VPN is for my web browsing. How can I exclude certain ports from using the VPN connection? For example: ...
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ASUS PPTP VPN server doesn't work with OSX, works fine with Android phone

I am trying to use the built-in PPTP server on my ASUS RT-AC68U to VPN into my local network. After going through the setup procedure, I have found that I can connect to the VPN just fine. However, ...
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Best way to route internet through remote comptuer

Alright, I'm not from the US and I pay for a VM running Windows Server 2012 in the USA. I have full access to that VM and I can install whatever I want on it. I want to be able to re-route my ...
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I would like to know how to use OpenVPN as proxy on localhost

I would like to set up a socks proxy on local host that will dump the traffic only onto the OpenVPN interface. So for example, if I set an application to use 127.0.0.1:1234, all traffic would be ...
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Setup a wireless home network with wireless internet access

My apartment building provides free wireless network connection to the internet, included with the rent. The wlan has no password protection. I would like to setup a wireless router in a way it uses ...
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ISP changes my IP within a session

I'm using to connect to Internet through a ASDL modem + router. Recently I noticed that when I connect to my office network through a Cisco VPN client after a while the connection is broken with a ...
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hostapd works but some sites are unaccessible

I use hostapd on a Raspberry Pi to provide myself with WiFi access at Uni. On the Pi I connect to the Uni VPN and it provides the ppp0 interface. I can access most websites fine, however some sites ...
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Preventing SSH to use VPN

I asked this question on serverfault but did not get an answer so hopefully someone here can help me with this. I use a VPN service on my Debian server which I connect to remotely using SSH. The ...
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VOIP over double VPN isolation system = bad call quality, solutions?

First of all, I'm not sure that this is the correct Stack Exchange site to ask this question on. I originally asked this on Information Security but was told that because this question involves a lot ...
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How to say windows not to use specific network connection for Internet traffic? [duplicate]

I have slow VPN connection to another computer, which is also connected to internet as my computer is. When this connection is active, all browsing traffic goes via remote computer, although it is ...
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Teamviewer 6 VPN corrupted after upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 8

I upgraded my computer from Windows 7 x64 to Windows 8 x64 all went well except my Teamviewer VPN is now corrupted and won't finishing installing. With Teamviewer installed and going into Options > ...
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In Windows, Is there any way to connect to IKEv1 IPSec server, without using L2TP tunnel?

My server uses StrongSwan to host an IPSec server using IKEv1. Platforms such as Android, iOS, MacOS natively support IPSec connection without using external client application. Windows 7 and 8 seem ...
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Need some information on DNS bypass proxies?

I have recently been researching about products that allow users to evade geo-blocking and i have come across: DNS "Proxies" like Tunlr :link here: I believe this is the best solution for me ...
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Routing traffic of wlan1 through vpn and traffic of wlan0 to eth0

I am trying to setup a wireless router and make use of a vpn. As I am fairly new to this secific topic. I hope somebody here can give me a hint or if possible a practical solution. I have searched the ...
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How do I route all traffic through my openconnect VPN?

By default, my company's AnyConnect VPN (Which I'm connecting to on ubuntu with openconnect) only tunnels traffic to certain corporate sites. Unfortunately, I'm currently in China and the Great ...