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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Access to a bridge modem through router / VPN setup

I have a Synology RT which is connected in PPPOE to my bridge modem. I allow VPN port in the firewall and port forwarding (UDP Public and private : 1701, 500, 4500 / Private IP address 192.168.1.1) ...
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How to have the same machine names for local and VPN networks

I have a bunch of machines in an OpenVPN network, including laptops. Sometimes they are on the same local network, sometimes not. I'd like to have a mechanism to give them local DNS names such that ...
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Connecting to a VPN over a Crossover Cable - DNS Issues

My Issue Hi. I am trying to connect a PS4 to my VPN which I am running on my Mac. The Mac is connected to WiFi, and is using PureVPN. The mac is then connected to the PS4 with a crossover cable. ...
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Internet Sharing on a University Network - Will it screw things up?

I am currently running PureVPN on my University's network as I live in halls. This is running on my Mac. I wish to use the VPN on my PS4, and I have found a guide on how to do this which involved ...
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Route VPN Pool out of local network

i have a Sophos UTM home installed, which provides a VPN for me. This works so far, i can successfully connect. My network looks like this: Router: 192.168.1.x net (route to 192.168.2.x) UTM: ...
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Windows + Tomato - Client 2 Client logic = help please

Background: Client wants a (seemingly simple) VPN solution to connect his main-office(site A) to his satellite-office(site B)(in same city) Never attempted OpenVPN. Purchased 2 ASUS RT-N66 routers ...
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Windows 10 VPN - L2TP/IPSec With Certificate

I keep unsuccessfully connecting to a VPN and get the following message: The L2TP connection attempt failed because the security layer encountered a processing error during the initial negotiations ...
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Use of vpn server behind load balancing router e.g. tl-r470t+

I have two isp connections (adsl) with dynamic public ip's and just got a third one (adsl) with static public ip's(16 ip addresses). Using a load balancing router e.g. tl-r470t I would like to give ...
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PPTP VPN issue, multiple platforms

Using PPTP VPN for multiple clients, I've seen an interesting issue on Mac OSX El Capitan, and Windows 7 and 8. For clients connecting from home using a subnet that is identical to the internal subnet ...
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Spoof OS for VPN?

My company uses Juniper VPN for remote access. Unfortunately, they have not upgraded Juniper to allow remote access for Windows 10. Juniper uses Java and executables to verify. Is there a way to ...
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Route computer's internet traffic through another remotely connected computer

I have two separate computers(both Windows 10) in different locations, different ISPs for both. From one computer say A, ping to an online game server is horrible(+300ms) thanks to ISPs garbage ...
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How to setup VPN server without giving access to my home network

I would like to give censorship-free access to the Internet to my friend who lives abroad. However, I want to restrict his access to my home network. My main router Netgear Nighthawk can be setup as a ...
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Openconnect certificate validation with NetworkManager

On my Cinnamon (linux) desktop, I have setup an openconnect VPN connection in NetworkManager. When connecting, I don't seem to have any issues: the connection is established and network traffic is ...
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Windows 10, Cisco VPN and Forti SSL VPN

When I connect both to Fortinet SSL VPN and to Cisco VPN at the same time, I cannot use network provided by Forticlient (i.e. my PC cant see remote hosts, ping timeouts). Cisco VPN network works fine ...
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Is it possible to access a server's IIS on home network from an android device 4G network via VPN?

I have a Windows computer residing in my home network. The computer acts as a webserver for my own personal devices (laptop/android/iOS). The reason for this is that I deploy my home automation ...
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Save username and password of openvpn in encrypted format

While searching on internet I have found that we can automate vpn login via editing config file through adding auth-user-pass login.conf and create login.cnf file and add your credentials in pure text ...
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Monitor and control a VPN connection

I have one VPN connection on my work PC I need constantly connected. However, it occasionally disconnects, and I discover this in a time consuming way, like thinking I have a bug in my work or ...
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Server tries to communicate to Client's local IP from a different network

I am a networking illiterate but I am trying to make a Server on my home network communicate with some Clients on my friend's home network over the Internet. Neither my friend nor I have a static ...
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Linux VM DNS stops working when host connects to Cisco Any connect

I have a Linux (Xubuntu 14.04) VirtualBox VM inside a Windows 7 host. I have the network set up as NAT (and bridged is not an option) and I also have a host-only connection. When not connected to my ...
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Cannot access Internet on iPad sharing an Internet connection with iMac (on iMac: ethernet using cisco client)

I have an iMac (OS X Yosemite v.10.10.5) which is connected via ethernet with the internet. I have to use Cisco Any Connect Secure Mobility Client to actually use the internet, which is provided by my ...
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Connect my homeserver, running an OpenVPN server, to an external VPN

Following Situation. One of my homeservers is running an OpenVPN server as well as an OpenSSH Server (and some other stuff), both remotely accessible. When I'm not at home, I usually connect to ...
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Host Checker issue with Juniper Network Connect (VPN) on Windows 7

A company I am working for uses Juniper to provide a VPN access from outside (or from inside with a "foreign" computer). When I try to connect to the VPN from inside but with a "foreign" computer, I ...
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Access remote VPS with VPN setup

I have a VPS which I use SSH to operate it. Very often, I need to use VPN on my VPS to connect to other network. The problem happens if I want to route all traffic through the VPN link. My SSH ...
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setting up a remote access between two NATted hosts for remote assistance

I need to reach remote sparse machines (ARM Linux Appliances) for maintenance and support. All these machines are Customer owned and plugged into their own private LANs (where I have no privilege), ...
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Connect to server LAN through OpenVPN

I have an OpenVPN server running on my Asus router (merlin firmware). I can connect to the OpenVPN which gives me an ip of 172.16.36.0 255.255.255.0. I can connect to the router ip address ...
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No external DNS when connected to Cisco VPN and tethered

I use Cisco AnyConnect to access a VPN for our main vendor. I use it on my desktop at the office every day. Today I'm working from my laptop at home but due to internet slowness I tethered my laptop ...
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Assigning different IPs to each app with VPNs without the use of VMs?

I'm trying to run multiple copies of an app (game) while forcing each copy to have a different IP. I tried using forceBindIP with no luck (Tried connecting to a VPN and forcing Firefox to run on my ...
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Can I use /etc/hosts file to block ads when using Ubuntu 14.04.3 OpenVPN server?

I have an OpenVPN server hosted on Digital Ocean. I've uploaded a hosts file to the server to help filter a lot of unwanted domains. When using the server, it filters the domains. However, when I use ...
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Can't remote desktop after installing Citrix Access Gateway

I have Windows 8.1 64 Bit. I have ran winfix.exe and installed dneupdate64.msi. Then I installed Citrix Access Gateway & I can get on the VPN.. Although in the properties the "Activity: byte ...
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Single-Click to connet to VPN on Windows 10

I'm creating a batch file to connect to VPN on Windows 10 by a Single-Click. The VPN is using PPTP. Below is the command I've tried and different problems I faced: 1) rasphone -d "VPN NAME"** ...
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Connect To Watchgaurd SSL VPN On Lubuntu

I have followed the steps below to set-up on my Lubuntu machine, and per the command line I am connected to the server BUT my internet connection appears to drop the second I connect to this VPN ...
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How to configure SoftEtherVPN on Linux

I am trying to install SoftEtherVPN but I just can't find any decent documentation that really helps. I installed the server on CentOS server and it seems to work just fine. When I connect from ...
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linux/fedora ssh permissions through vpn ssh session

I'm not sure if I've worded the title correctly here but feel free to suggest/edit upon reading my question... So basically, the company that I work for have their own local git repository which ...
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Cannot connect to programs without VPN

I have a question pretty much what the title says. Ever since I the last update of PIA it has messed up my connections to programs such as Steam and NCSoft. Basically now if i disconnect my VPN ...
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Disable default VPN ports on windows 500 and 4500

How do I disable the default listening VPN ports on windows machine? When I type netstat -an | findstr "500" command on the windows command prompt I get to see default 500 and 4500 ports listening ...
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Connecting computer to 2 different networks: VPN via WiFi, Ethernet for LAN

I couldn't find an answer online for this question: Is it possible to connect the same computer to a VPN via WiFi, and at the same time through an Ethernet cable to my LAN ? What I want to achieve ...
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NetworkManager + VPN: How to set default route through VPN?

Since a dist-upgrade yesterday evening (running Debian Sid), NetworkManager appears to have stopped overwriting the default route set up through my local router once I connect to a VPN. Google ...
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OSX Cisco IPSEC VPN

Im trying to content to a Cisco IPSec VPN with my OSX Yosemite MacBook Pro The problem is that i constantly get "The VPN server did not respond. Verify the server address and try reconnecting." but ...
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Set up VPN server on a DD-WRT router behind NAT

I am trying to setup a PPTP VPN Server on my DD-WRT router behind NAT (the ISP router of my provider). I've done a lot of googling, but it seems like not many people mention about this exact scenario ...
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Fortigate site-to-site VPN with client access VPN

I have 2 sites. HQ and Branch. Both are connected via site-to-site VPN (IPsec) - HQ: 192.168.10.x/24 Branch: 192.168.25.x/24 If I am in the HQ building and in the 192.168.10.x/24 network I can access ...
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How to configure OpenVPN multiple authentication method?

I use mfa to connect OpenVPN. Now there is a client requirement that they want to connect OpenVPN through a click with bat or cmd file. I found solution to auto connect in OpenVPN with the username, ...
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How to legally run a Windows VM without purchasing a license now Windows XP Mode is removed?

For work, I VPN to their network and then launch an RDP session. To sandbox the VPN session, I use XP Mode on my Windows 7 PC simply because it was free and very easy to set up when I was setting the ...
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Sharing VPN access to my LAN - security concern

I recently subscribed to a VPN service (Vpnsecure.me) and I have been thinking to share it to my all LAN via my synology NAS or my raspberry PI. Before configuring my devices, I would like to know how ...
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Connected to VPN and now services are requesting login using VPN

I recently installed 'Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client' to connect to my organisation's network. This starts automatically on startup and works perfectly. The problem is though that now when ...
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Windows static routing with 2 NICs

I've got a Server 2012 Essentials PC set up with 2 NICs. Both NICs are connected to the same Asus AC66U router. I'm trying to have one NIC go through a VPN solely for torrenting, and the other one for ...
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Iptables route specific port outside VPN (Tomato router firmware)

Im trying to configure my router to what I feel is the perfect setup for me. I have managed to connect the router to my VPN-provider (PIA), and routed such that only one computer connects through VPN ...
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What is the Shared Secret Key when connecting to a VPN and where can I find/make it

I am hosting a VPN server on my windows computer. However when I try to connect to it, I cannot figure out what the "Shared Secret Key" that it wants is and where I can find it. I have tried searching ...
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L2TP IPSec doesn't work from other city

I have a well working L2TP IPSec connection from any mobile or desktop client to my Mikrotik RB2011UiAS-2HnD-IN (RouterOS v6.30.2). It works when I connect through any mobile or stationary ISP within ...
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Transparently connect to VPN in other LAN @linux

I have a linux box, connected via ethernet to 192.168.*.* LAN. I also need to connect to 10.*.*.* VPN. While I ran linux in VirtualBox, the routing was done by VirtualBox for me, linux yielded ...
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Uninstall SonicWALL GVC

Ever wondered how to uninstall broken SonicWALL GVC client on windows machine? After trying the SonicWALL clean up tool and CCleaner we still have the error "Previous version installed, please remove ...