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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Shrew Soft VPN - “session terminated by gateway”

I am running Windows 7 64-bit. I use Shew Soft VPN to connect to several VPNs. Everything was working fine until a few days ago, but now, every time I connect to any VPN, it seems to connect but then ...
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Getting a 'Error 720 - A connection to the remote computer could not be established.' windows 8

I have a user who gets 'Error 720 - A connection to the remote computer could not be established.' when trying to connect to any VPN using windows VPN on Windows 8. I do not think this is an issue ...
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Hamachi network adapter won't install in windows 7

I had Hamachi working normally for some time, then out of the blue it started giving me VPN error (showing that yellow triangle with an exclamation mark) for every single person on my networks and I ...
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VPN protocol suitable for connections with poor reliability

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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GNOME Boxes: How can I route through the host's VPN connection from a Windows guest?

I have a Windows 8.1 virtual machine (a www.modern.ie one) running in GNOME Boxes. My host connects to my work network via OpenVPN, and I'd like to access some of the resources from the Windows VM. ...
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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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Cisco AnyConnect fails after initiating connection

I'm trying to VPN to my work place but Cisco AnyConnect fails after initiating a connection. It pops up an error that says The VPN client failed to establish a connection then it shows another error ...
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Can I do internet banking by using VPN? [on hold]

I know that VPN will mask my IP Address, So is it safe to perform Internet Banking while using VPN?
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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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The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess communication depot

While installing Cisco AnyConnect 3.1.05170, the following error message appears in a dialog box. Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess ...
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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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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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Multiple browser instances through differents openvpn

How can I config multiple instances of browser to connect through different VPN servers? I'm working in a Linux server and I need that every browser instance uses different VPN servers. Thanks in ...
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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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Using VPN connection in OSX will only route through the first service in “Service Order”

I am trying to get my VPN connection to only route network traffic related to my workplace through the VPN connection and any other traffic through my Wi-Fi connection. If I have my Wi-Fi at the top ...
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If two computers use the same VPN can they be targeted with local IP addresses and avoid port forwarding?

If I am using a VPN and my friend is using the same VPN and has some program listening on a specific port on his computer, can I access that computer and port with a local IP address instead of having ...
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How to connect to VPN from Linux and send only part of traffic via it

I have target host, username and password. I can connect in Windows via Cisco AnyConnect. But all traffic goes via that tunnel. Under Linux I used to use Vpnc, but it requires also additional secure ...
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VPN Setup: Mac OS X and SonicWall

I'm trying to get VPN access up and running. The company has a SonicWall firewall/concentrator and I'm working on a Mac. I'm not sure of the SonicWall's hardware or software level. My MacBook Pro is ...
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Can my boss see what sites I visit when using a vpn from home to the office? [duplicate]

I know my boss could potentially see what sites I visit when I'm at the office if he would want to because I'm connected to the office WiFi or wired connection. But what about when I'm at home on my ...
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Is it possible for older versions of Windows Server to be domain controllers in an AD network created with a newer version?

I currently have three offices which I am responsible for managing the IT setups. The current configuration which was left for me includes three separate Windows Server setups (2003, 2008, 2008R2). ...
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ipsec configuration problems on Ubuntu. Errors on IP forwarding" connection authorization from Android client

I'm trying to create a L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN from my Android phone to my Ubuntu server on my home network. I am receiving two errors. the first one is a failure checking IP forwarding when I run ipsec ...
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Apache and embedding local content using Mod Proxy or Mod?

I am trying to embed a webpage into apache webserver that has public facing IP-address. The webpage I am trying to embed is over VPN, and works fine from the server to the VPN client with command ...
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setup L2TP on Ubuntu 10.10

I'm following this guide to setup a VPS on my Ubuntu VPS: http://riobard.com/blog/2010-04-30-l2tp-over-ipsec-ubuntu/ My config files are setup as in that guide, openswan version is 2.6.26 I think.. ...
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How do you disable the use of internet on an adapter?

I'm connected to the internet through wifi. I'm also a VPN client and on the other end there is another internet connection. Ever since I joined the VPN I'm getting derpy download speeds and high ...
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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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Route all Ubuntu traffic to Windows 7 Virtualbox with Juniper VPN

I have to use Juniper VPN to connect to my company's VPN. Unfortunately my company doesn't allow connections directly from Ubuntu. So I have a minimal Windows 7 VM in VirtualBox and run Juniper from ...
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How to route certain applications through a VPN and others to use my 'standard' connection in OSX 10.6?

I am currently working abroad and use my company's VPN for FTP and some browsing. This is a relatively slow connection and while it is suitable for those VPN necessities; much of my other internet ...
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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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Can't install tap driver using tapinstall.exe for OpenVPN when run from a .bat file, but it works when running OpenVPN installer

When I run "..\bin\tapinstall.exe" install "..\driver\OemWin2k.inf" tap0901 To add the tap driver, all I get back is a "failed" message with no details and the tap driver is not ...
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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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Mac proxifier to use with Transmission?

I am attempting to route just my Transmission traffic through a proxy instead of all of my traffic through a VPN. My attempts at getting this to work: Attempting to just route Transmission traffic ...
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Single application through OpenVPN tunnel (Debian Lenny)

I'm using Debian Lenny and I want to tunnel rtorrent only through a OpenVPN tunnel. I have a tunnel running, the config file looks like this: client dev tun proto udp remote openvpn.xxx.com 1194 ...
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IPSec tunneling mode vs transport mode vs transport+L2TP

According to many docs, transport mode should be used in host-to-host IPSec, while tunneling is used to connect gateways and L2TP is used for remote access. But nothing prevents me from using ...
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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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RADIUS with MS-CHAPv2 Explaination

Can't find any flowcharts on how communication works between peers. I know how it works in Radius with PAP enabled, but it appears that with MS-Chapv2 there's a whole lot of work to be developed. I'm ...
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How to access network shares, printers, etc.through Windows 7 Built-In VPN?

After I have successfully connected to a Windows 7 box via the built-in VPN: how do I access shares, shared printers, network appliances, etc.? So, call me bad at googling, but: I can find dozens of ...
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How to share a VPN connection in a VMWare Guest VM with the Host

The need - This question is relevant for all of those who want to bypass their corporate's annoying VPN, and access their work/corporate network from their private computer, especially if the ...
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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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Error Installing OpenVPN TAP

I'm trying to install OpenVPN (2.2.2) on a Windows 7 Professional x64 machine. When I run the installer, I receive an error saying it can't install TAP. The same when running the batch file. My ...
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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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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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Find the IPsec ID and Secret id for my vpn connection

Hi i'm using ubuntu and new to cisco vpn anyconnect client. I have installed it successfully and establish the connection by giving the user name and password. But it is showing the timeout error. So ...
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Can not access internet through VPN

I have a home wifi network that I want to access remotely via VPN. I want to access files/folder that I have shared and the internet access through my home wifi (not from my local wifi) - That is I ...
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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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How do I setup a VPN behind Tor in Tails?

I would like the following setup: Tails -> Tor -> VPN. My limited knowledge on the matter tells me that this would render me "anonymous" to the VPN and provide me with some privacy with regards to ...
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Unable to get Windows clients connecting to VPN OS X Server

My aim is to allow for all employees to be able to connect to the office via a Mac mini running OS X Server (Mavericks). I've set up the VPN service on the Mac and can connect to it fine with a ...