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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How to keep alive the VPN connection?

I'm using NetworkManager and OpenVPN on linux. The problem is I get random disconnections, especially when idle. So I was thinking maybe there was an option to keep it alive. I have seen examples ...
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Windows 10 vpn client is not working

In Windows 10 (an upgrade from Windows 8.1) old VPN PPTP connections were not correctly migrated. Created new VPN PPTP connection which was not working. Error message: A Connection to the remote ...
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How to connect to a iOS/OSX IPSec VPN from Windows 8.1?

So I have a VPN server that I can successfully connect with iOS and OS X. I am trying to figure out how to connect to it with Windows 8.1 (64bit). I have following info about the VPN server: Type ...
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Fedora L2TP IPSEC VPN failure

I'm trying to connect to an L2TP IPSEC VPN server on Fedora 22. Connections have been successful Windows, Mac OS X, iOS and Android. I cannot get it to work on Fedora 22. I've followed ...
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OpenVPN server forwards DNS and Traffic to private + WWAN

Intended: OpenVPN server allows clients to masquerade as its public IPv4 on the WWAN, as well as connect to other local servers within the private network, e.g. the internal DNS server. The private ...
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Windows 10 PPTP VPN No Internet

I know what you're thinking, "Just go to the VPN connection, right click and go to properties > Networking > IPv4 > Properties > Advanced > Uncheck 'Use default gateway on remote network'" ...
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Computer connects to ethernet when I'm only using wifi

I connect my computer through a wireless connection and use a vpn (private internet access). Whenever I start my computer it connects to the wifi and I have internet. Then however whenever my vpn ...
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Unable to access router admin when using anonymous VPN service

My existing home network setup is as follows; Virgin Media Superhub 2 in modem only mode ASUS RT-N13U working as a switch / wireless AP running DD-WRT firmware version DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/07/10) std ...
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Windows 10 RTM - VPN - Connection - Connect Button

I installed Win 10 Rtm Pro and added a windows vpn connection. When I press the network icon in lower right edge, I see all my connections including my VPN connection. However, when I click on it, the ...
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Openconnect for Cisco VPN doesn't recognize private key file - asn1 encoding routines:ASN1_CHECK_TLEN:wrong tag

I'm trying to use my Synology DS212 NAS box also act as VPN gateway to my companies VPN. Sadly, they only use Cisco ASA and to complicate stuff even further, we've got to use personal certificates ...
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2 vpn Combined..Questions

Hello so i have some theoritical questions about combining 2 vpns using a virtual machine.I whould test it my self but don't have the budget right now so my questions are: 1)If i use one vpn provider ...
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No network connection after upgrading to Windows 10. Cannot rollback to 8.1

I have a similar problem to this user: No network connection after upgrading to Windows 10 I have a surface Pro 3 and after upgrading I have no internet. Recovery says there are no points to rollback ...
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Home Network - NAS, VPN, 2 Wifi networks

I have a scenario where I want to have a home network setup with the following things: Normal Wifi network Another Wifi network that runs over a VPN (possibly multiple), so my TV and pick up netflix ...
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How to configure Windows VPN to not save *Session password?

So I have a standard PPTP VPN connection in Windows (8 or 10, behavior is the same). When I connect to the VPN, I'm using a standard username/password combination, not a Windows password and not my ...
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How do I setup a Gnome 3.2 VPN connection (Fedora 16)

I just switched to Gnome 3 on a new laptop to try it out. Lots of things are different, but I think I can get used to them. But I'm having a real problem trying to figure out how to get the new ...
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SSH error ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection reset by peer

I am trying to access ssh to a server but got "ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection reset by peer". The same client works well when I move the computer to home but show the error when the ...
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Netgear R7000 router lags when connecting to VPN

I just bought a new Netgear Nighthawk R7000 router to use on my 100Mbps cable broadband connection. Download speeds and upload speeds look fine except when I VPN into my work's intranet. On my old ...
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Is there any non-network-based software KVM? [on hold]

I've been using Synergy, but it's useless for a computer connected to a different VPN, that doesn't allow split tunneling or LAN access. I don't want to route all KVM traffic through the VPN. And I ...
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Old Notebook as headless Server [on hold]

I have an old Notebook (Dell D630, to be precise) which has a dead graphics card. Because I have an Windows-Server training through school i want to use that on it too. (Yay - Marketing has worked.) ...
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Anyway to make OpenVPN's DNS entry the last priority?

I'm connecting from school to home. I have OpenVPN set so that only home network connections go through the VPN; it is NOT set to send all traffic through the VPN. And I would prefer to keep it that ...
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How to load tun module in linux?

I cannot manage to load the tun module in my archlinux box. I'm trying to connect with openvpn, but the log says nm-openvpn[6662]: Note: Cannot open TUN/TAP dev /dev/net/tun: No such device ...
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Cisco client VPN connects but no ping or VPN access after hibernate/sleep

I'm using Cisco Client VPN. When my laptop (Windows 7 Enterprise) sleeps or hibernates I can still connect (or least the client tells me the VPN connection was successful). However, I cannot ping or ...
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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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Creating a WAN using WRT 1900 AC

I have two WRT 1900 AC routers, and I would like to create a WAN, I know that it has VPN technology built in it, and everything I have ever tried seems to die. I have searched and searched and really ...
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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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Continuously check status of OpenVPN connection

I'm trying to check and display the status (connected/not connected) and the server's hostname/cn of an OpenVPN connection that should connect at every boot. Now I've found out that in ...
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OpenVPN iptables and security

I want to run OpenVPN at home. I have a virtual instance of Debian 8 on my ESXi 6.0 host with its primary IP as 10.0.0.99. I assigned multiple virtual NICs (server, vpn, management, backup) with the ...
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Remote Desktop Connection not working on VPN — another session in progress?

I have looked at many solutions online for the issue that I am having but they just don't seem to be applicable. I have a VPN connection and I am trying to remote desktop into a computer over the ...
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VPS as a relay for applications behind NAT

Is it possible to use an inexpensive VPS as a sort of relay to accessing a CCTV setup whose internet connection is behind a NAT/private IP (specifically 3G). I can setup a ddwrt router on the NAT'ed ...
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Connecting to corporate VPN from China if blocked?

I am currently doing some remote work from China. The corporate VPN that I connect to occasionally will stop working for 30-45 minutes at a time, and I have no idea why. I was wondering if anyone had ...
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Manually Setting Interface metric priority of Network Adapters not preferring lower metric route on Windows

After Connecting to Cisco VPN AnyConnect, Now I have two network interfaces having set same default routes, but with different metric values. Even after manually changing/raising the metric value of ...
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How can I solve Windows PPTP VPN issues?

I'm having persistent problems with Windows PPTP VPN connections. The VPN appears up whilst the tunnel won't transfer traffic (ping to a remote IP within the VPN works for a while, and then fails). ...
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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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Wrong dns suffix is appended

I use Win7 inside a vpn, and my organization have a few dns suffixes that are used: a.myorg b.myorg c.myorg and I'm using the server server.c.myorg. And some of the time when I do ping server, the ...
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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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OpenWRT: Routing between LAN and OpenVPN

So, this is the current situation: There is an OpenVPN-Server in the internet, there is an OpenWRT-Router at my place. The router is connected to the VPN as a client. I want the router to behave ...
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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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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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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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Can't connect to VPN any longer on Windows 8.1

I'm not sure what caused it to stop working, but I cannot connect to my VPN connections that I used to be able to connect to before. I get this error (in Event Viewer's Application logs from ...
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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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How to make Chrome bypass global VPN settings

So I'm home office and I'm connected to the company's VPN network, using the Cisco AnyConnect software. All traffic goes through that VPN, including traffic from/to Chrome. My question is, how can I ...
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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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DNS Search Suffix: Multiple domains, multiple DNS servers

I'm at work connected to workdomain.com I use a client VPN connection to connect to homelab.com Now if I ipconfig /all I get: Windows IP Configuration Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : ...
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Cisco ASA Full Tunnel Internet through VPN

I want to route all internet traffic of people who connect to my ASA, through ASA, so anyone who connects, their internet IP will be my router IP. This is my running config: : Saved : ASA Version ...
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How do I find a program or file that is blocking my VPN from using TCP?

I am using SoftEther VPN + VPN Gate extension and I am having trouble connecting to a VPN using TCP. UDP works, but TCP does not. I get a Protocol Error code instantaneously after trying to connect. ...
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How to configure openwrt openvpn bridge

I am trying to use my openwrt router to connect to my home network and i can connect to the vpn server but i need to forward or bridge the vpn so everything that comes through the router either ...
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VPN (Windows 7) & local (physical) network access

I've set up a VPN (on a synology server) located at my home, to which I connect using the windows 7 VPN (PPTP connection). When I connect to the VPN while at work, I can see my external IP address ...
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How can I tunnel traffic from vpn to SSH?

I have: 1) PC - openvpn_connection - Server1(my server) - tunnel works fine i have internet on pc. 2) Server1(my) - SSH_tunnel - Server2 (not my) - proxy works fine, tested on browser internet ...
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Low VPN (PPTP, OpenVPN) performance on raspberry pi

I own a raspberry pi modebl b+ with Raspbian and kernel 3.12.26+ installed. I recompiled the kernel and enabled pptp module in order to use it with pptp_accel Using the same VPN provider and their ...