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start openvpn as a service ubuntu 15.10

I just installed ubuntu 15.10 and installed openvpn. I'm using the same .conf files as I had in 14.x however the service will not start on it's own. can someone provide assistance. when I attempt ...
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vpnc connection problem

to connect to my campus VPN I use the command line vpnc(I am using Ubuntu 15.10). The first time I tried that, I got the error vpnc: Error binding to source port. Try '--local-port 0'. Then I did ...
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ICMP VPN in Ubuntu Like Droidvpn of Android?

Is there a way to use icmp tunnel in ubuntu ? like android app droidvpn. I searched a lot but couldn't find any suitable options.
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PPTPD / VPN without forwarding all traffic

I have this setup: Ubuntu 14.04 on VirtualBox with 'pptpd' ( remoteip 192.168.200.0-16 ) 2x Windows 10 client computers I have followed this guide with success ...
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Creating a VPN without a router for gaming

I am a noob and don't have much experience in network related stuff. I am trying to Create my own VPN for gaming purpose. I keep coming across port forwarding in forums. I use ubuntu 14.04 lts and ...
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VPN Service in DigitalOcean Server

I have created a Ubuntu Server in DigitalOcean. I also installed GUI. Now I want to use Private Internet Access or Hide My Ass in that DigitalOcean server so that I can access outside web by the VPN ...
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What are some good vpns clients for Ubuntu Linux? [on hold]

I need to know if there are any vpn clients recommendation for Linux it is hard to find any particular one?
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How to start VPN on Ubuntu server that is remotely controlled by VNC-viewer?

How to start VPN on Ubuntu server (in order to change server IP address) that is remotely controlled by VNC-viewer? I use Expressvpn and this guide: ...
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NetworkManager won't auto connect with a VPN set to auto

Up until about a week ago my ethernet and VPN were automatically connecting fine, but now if I have "Automatically connect to VPN when using this connection" checked the network fails to connect ...
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OpenVPN connection established, but no internet access

So I recently set-up OpenVPN server on my box using this guide. I can successfully connect to the OpenVPN server but there is no network access. I've tried looking this up but none of the fixes I've ...
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OpenVPN auth only on ccd filename?

I implemented a server with openvpn in my network. It works great but I have one question about the auth: When I connect to my private network I only nedd to connect. The authentification works about ...
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Error “Unknown host” when using ping through VPN

I have vultr<.>com VPS. I installed ubuntu 14, installed VPN on it, and tried to connect to it. I connected successfully, but when I try to connect to the internet it does not work. Even: ping ...
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Vpn connection with network manager without success, ubuntu 15

With diferent options and steps I've tried to connect with a microsoft Vpn network following Ubuntu doc, always the connection show as Failed. Is another way recommended ? thanks in advance, the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 StrongSwan VPN Client

I need to connect to a VPN from Ubuntu 14.04. I've read that OpenSwan is now deprecated and so I should be using StrongSwan instead. However I'm having trouble locating any simple VPN client ...
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Can't connect from linux to VPN ( Macafee Firewall linux distribution )

I can't connect from Linux to VPN. The vpn is provided by a firewall ( Macafee Stonegate ). From Windows I am able to connecto from the software they provide which is: McAfee-VPN-Client-5.9.1.2911 I ...
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Openvpn : Local internet and remote DNS

Here what I want to do : Access to a remote network through OpenVPN Use client gateway to access internet (so I DON'T want to redirect all through VPN) Use remote DNS through VPN, because I have ...
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L2TP Network Manager plugin cannot be installed

I'm using ubuntu 15.10 and a beginner of Linux/GNU system. I know almost next to nothing about VPN's detail too. So the terminology about VPN might be wrong. I and my colleagues use a server with ...
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Installing OpenVpn on Ubuntu 15.10

I am trying to install OpenVpn on Ubuntu 15.10 and running into issues. Here are the instructions from (https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OpenVPN): Step 3: Setup the CA and create the first ...
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Is there a simple way to install L2PT VPN in Ubuntu 14.04 x64?

I apple Ubuntu 14.04 x64 hsoting at the https://www.vultr.com/ I have installed PPTP VPN using the following code, it's OK! wget ...
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replacement for junos pulse for ubuntu 15.04

I am looking for replacement for Junos Pulse for Ubuntu 15.04. Is there any other applications available to vpn to corporate network that is stable on ubuntu 15
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IP forwarding over OpenVPN (tun0) with external forwarded ports

I am trying to configure a very basic routing setup with Ubuntu Server 15.04. I have an internal interface p4p1 (IP 192.168.0.23) and a working OpenVPN connection using tun0. I want to forward all ...
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xl2tpd LAC only works with 1st assigned IP in range

I have l2tp/ipsec vpn with a PSK serving ips out of a range to authenticated domain users. I am able to connect a remote user when assigned the first IP out of the range. I am unable to connect any ...
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How do I use OpenConnect via Network Manager to connect to Juniper VPN?

The more general question: How do I pass arguments/switches to the client in Network Manager? In order to connect to a Juniper VPN using OpenConnect, I use the following command-line: sudo ...
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Sonicwall SRA client with Ubuntu 15.10

Has anyone had success with the Dell Sonicwall SRA client on Ubuntu 15? I've had a support case open with Sonicwall for two months now and they state they cannot reproduce the issue. I have several ...
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How to install Cisco VPN client on an Amazon EC2 server running 14.04

I'm currently using an Amazon EC2 server - the basic, free version - running Ubuntu 14.04 for my work. Most of the time I use it for automated web scraping tasks and this works pretty great at the ...
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Can't connect VPN with OpenVPN on Network Manager Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I would like to connect to my new VPN (HMA) with openVPN and Network Manager on Ubuntu 14.04LTS. I can establish a connection with a VPN server but I can't use Web browsers ("Address not found"). Also ...
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Is it possible for dns records to update for vpn clients?

I have an Ubuntu server than runs routing, bind9, dhcp, and vpn. Everything is working like it should. I would like to add the ability for vpn clients to register a DNS record so that I can resolve ...
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VPN won't connect in Ubuntu 15.10 with Cinnamon desktop

I'm trying out some different desktop environments to find the one that works for me, and right now I'm really liking Cinnamon. I'm having only one strange problem, though. When I try to connect to ...
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Connect to School VPN

The VPN setup instruction for my school and for Windows 7 is given here. My question is simple: how should it be done in Ubuntu? (p.s. I want to connect to my computer at school, so if there is any ...
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Can't get Juniper working on Ubuntu 14.04 The pieces work but whole does not

I really need some help troubleshooting this. I've been here already: How to install Juniper VPN on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? http://mad-scientist.us/juniper.html The client opens and then closes. It ...
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Running bash script in detached screen

I could use a little help on this one. I am a novice scripter at best. I am trying to write a bash script to connect to my multiple openvpn sites. I am trying to write the script to open in a ...
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Which VPN to choose?

I need to setup a VPN which is compatible with iOS devices (IPSec / L2TP / IKEv2, no PPTP please). My requirements are: Encrypted connection to a single server (with a critical application on it ...
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Cant find any VPN in Netwrok Connections, cant connect to VPN

I use Ubuntu 14.04 x64. To configure VPN from the section "Choose a Connection Type" there is no option for VPN at the bottom. I tried to reinstall network manager, network-manager-pptp but the VPN ...
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Is there an alternative to CyberGhost on Ubuntu?

When I used windows I used CyberGhost to mask my VPN. Well, they don't have a Linux ed, and I tried to install win ed with wine, but I cant for some reasons and now I'm looking for an alternative.
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How to resolve a missing libproxy1 dependency on Wily

I'm installing the Citrix VPN client using the installer nsgclient.deb on Wily and I get the error Dependency is not satisfiable: libproxy1. I tried apt-get with this result: $ sudo apt-get install ...
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ssh: connect to host [ip] port 22: No route to host [closed]

The VPN connection was successful, but: $ ssh -X -l cristic 192.168.1.40 ssh: connect to host 192.168.1.40 port 22: No route to host It may be of importance that I am abroad, visiting a friend, ...
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OpenVPN and wlan0 won't play nice

I've setup a WIFI connection using /etc/network/interfaces that works very well. udooer@udooneo:~$ cat /etc/network/interfaces # Loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet loopback # Primary ...
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VPN to specific organization

I have a question about VPN in ubuntu 15.10. I want to connect a VPN of Lund university, Sweden. What I have are: my user-name and the password Also I'm able to configure the VPN from the network ...
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Which is the most secure way to connect to the office network from outside? [closed]

For working remotely, I am looking for the most secure way of logging-in to office network from outside. Being a data center, the minute chance of vulnerability issues cannot accepted. Is open VPN ...
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Ubuntu remote server control from other network

Hello everyone today i worked on an old laptop i had with ubuntu 14.10 on it. I can now remote acces it from my home wifi connection. But i was wondering what if i want to acces it from a train with ...
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How to create a VPN/IPSEC between two servers

I want to create a VPN/IPSEC between my two servers ubuntu 14.04. What tool should I use and how to configure it. thank you.
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FrootVPN L2TP for us-la server

There doesn't seem to be much information available on this. I am trying to connect to FrootVPN's us-la server using L2TP. I've installed strongswan network-manager plugin. I've been trying to piece ...
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How to configure Shrew Soft VPN Access Manager in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm a Ubuntu beginner and I would like to know how to set-up Shrew Soft VPN Access Manager in Ubuntu 14.04, using Terminal, I would like to connect my computer to vpn-server.uji.es These are all the ...
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Authenticated OpenVPN before User Authentication

Is it possible to prompt the user for OpenVPN credentials before they are required to login? Our problem is that the ubuntu laptops we distribute use LDAP for authentication, but since our LDAP is ...
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Hamachi not able to run after install on lxc

trying to see if anyone has any experience with this problem. I'm running an lxc container with a Trusty install, and I've just installed logmein Hamachi as a VPN client. I've installed lsb and ...
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Setting up PPP so VPN clients can access all subnets on the server

I have set up a simple PPTP using PPP on Ubuntu 14.04 using these [1] directions. I have an extra requirement that I don't see addressed in any Google searches I have made, however, and that is: My ...
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Fix VPN DNS Leak on Ubuntu 15.10

When using Cyberghost through OpenVPN, my computer still uses the DNS settings from my router (in this case, Google Public DNS). I was able to use OpenVPN without DNS leaks on Ubuntu 15.04. Following ...
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Cant ssh to server when the server is behind VPN

We have a server at our office that is accepting ssh connections through the port 22. I was able to connect to the server normally through SSH from my computer. Now there is the need to connect the ...
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Firewall zone not changing when activating VPN

How can I make the Firewall zone change automatically at VPN connect? I have set up Firewall with firewalld and firewall-config GUI. There is many preset zones, in which "home" has all ...
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eth0 uuid keeps changing. How do I stop it.

I have an openvpn connection. Every time my ubuntu server reboots the uuid for eth0 changes. Is there a way to prevent that or to have the vpn config point to eth0 by name regardless of uuid? Also ...