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pptpd connects but no data

I have setup pptp on my vps using this tutorial https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PPTPServer No issues there. I can connect via mobile device successfully with the username and password I configured ...
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How to get VPN internal traffic and external internet traffic to work simultaneously

I'm connecting to a Cisco compatible VPN, in Xubuntu 14.04. I can connect and access IPs and servers on the network. However, I cannot access external websites. When I change the settings this ...
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How to start a graphical single-user session for AnyConnect? [on hold]

I used to use Cisco AnyConnect on Ubuntu and I had to make sure my kids weren't logged on to my PC because I would get a message from Ubuntu that says: AnyConnect profiles settings mandate a single ...
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Can I route Spotify (or other application) through my connection while connected to VPN?

I am connected to a client's VPN in order to test an application I am working on. It has a fairly slow upload speed about ~4Mbps. I have a 75Mbps down and would like to use Spotify with my local LAN ...
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SSH to cluster under a VPN

My university requires that I connect to VPN, in order to connect to our cluster. I have, after a long struggle, managed to connect to the VPN using the FortiClient VPN command line interface. My ...
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Setup vpn client on Ubuntu Server [closed]

I have just recently purchased the Private Internet Access VPN, but cannot figure out how to set it up on Ubuntu Server 14.04. I only have the ca.crt and the .opvn files.
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Restricting pptpd to certain websites

I've got basic VPN running on Ubuntu 14.04 (pptpd). I would like to restrict access when using this VPN to specific websites (meaning all other websites or ip's that aren't specifically mentioned ...
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ubuntu, netflix, vpn

Unsurprisingly netflix is running at a crawl in my home (where I run Ubuntu 14.04). I'm not sure if the problem is the emulation or my ISP (other things run pretty fast). So, I'm about to test that ...
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Can not “see” work pc's when connected on VPN from my home

I have created a VPN connection (my router at my work office allowed could do this) from my home pc to my work office. When I connect to my work VPN all seems great as my IP address changes to the ...
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Getting disconnections on wifi [duplicate]

I'm running 14.04LTS and this is the first time using a wireless card on my computer. In my previous residence, I was able to have my computer connected via ethernet. However now that I have moved, ...
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Error to connect to a PPTP vpn from Ubuntu Server 12.04.2 LTS

I need to connect to a vpn from command line because I'm on Ubuntu Sever 12.04.2 LTS without no GUI. If i give this command to connect to my vpn: sudo pon VpnGuido nodetach I receive this ...
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Vpn between Mac Os and Ubuntu

I have 2 Ubuntu server computer, one with a pubblic ip and one with no public ip (is behind a fastweb connection). I need to connect via ssh to each of this from a Mac OS pc. I can set a vpn between ...
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How to connect to a VPN?

I am a newbie on this subject, and I was told to connect to a VPN from my computer, which is running Kubuntu 13.10. I was also given the server to connect to (vpn.server_x.com:81), a user and its ...
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Routing internet traffic through vpn only when connected

I set up a pptp vpn server and can connect to it with my laptop without any problems. However, connecting to the vpn causes issue with routing (i.e. I am not about to connect to the outside web). To ...
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Connect to a VPN with a password from the commandline

I can trigger the start of connection to my VPN by saying nmcli con up id WORKVPN But I have an RSA SecurID that is part of the authentication, which means I can't store a password. Without a ...
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How to avoid IP packets leaking when openvpn connection drops

I have a laptop running Ubuntu 12.04 (still waiting for the 14.04.1) I have set an openvpn network with the network manager. If the vpn drops the network manager set back its route through the ...
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How do I secure OpenVPN Access Server?

I'm at my wits end as to how I can possibly accomplish this goal. When you install OpenVPN Access Server you can manage everything over at https:/ /my.ip.address:port/ My problem is that I want to ...
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iptables: route all traffic from wlan over VPN

I do have a PC with one ethernet and one WIFI connection and would like to route all traffic that comes through the WIFI over a VPN. How can I do this with iptables? So the setup is: ...
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VPNC not working with mobile stick only in 14.04

I use VPNC (the command line client from the package vpnc) to connect with my institution. The configuration file looks like this IPSec ID CiscoGroup IPSec gateway xxx.xxx.xxx IPSec secret XXXXXXXX ...
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How to setup OpenVPN server on a namespace?

I have used OpenVPN for setting up VPN connections, but I have always set it up on the default root namespace. Now, I want to set it up only on a particular namespace other than the default root ...
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pptpd VPN: No internet access after connecting

I've followed the instructions in this tutorial to set up a vpn server, so that I can connect to that and surf the internet virtually from another location. So far from windows, I can connect to it ...
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how to create a VPN Server

I need to be able to connect my windows users to my Ubuntu Server through a VPN via Internet so that they can brows the Shared Folder once connected to the Server. I basically have 2 NIC's already ...
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Connecting to private IP's in Ubuntu 14.04 with Microsoft VPN

I have an installation of Ubuntu 14.04 configured with a VPN connection. I followed this article which seemed to pertain to Ubuntu 12.10 but the instructions seemed to apply for the new version as ...
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VPN Connection Problem on 14.04

I am new to Ubuntu. I have configured VPN for pptp connection. but received following errors: 3 23:18:32 rana-laptop kernel: [ 933.399299] sd 0:0:0:0: [sda] Asking for cache data failed Jul 3 ...
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Why do my DNS settings keep having to be reset?

I have a laptop that I use on my home LAN, my work LAN and my work VPN via my home LAN through OpenConnect. In addition, I also sometimes use TorGuard, which is a OpenVPN connection. All of these are ...
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Can't connect to VPN on Ubuntu 14.04

I am new to Ubuntu. I have configured VPN set-up on Ubuntu 14.04 but could not connect. System log shows following errors: Jun 28 13:35:50 rana-laptop kernel: [ 9723.920954] sd 6:0:0:0: [sdb] Test WP ...
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How to know if I am behind a VPN

I am currently trying to connect to VPN network of my company on 14.04 and wanted to know if there is any way to know that I am currently connected to the VPN. I have tried to find my public IP and ...
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Wi-fi not browsing after using VPN

I connected a vpn (wi-free) so i could access some website using a different ip address, but on disconnecting to use my wireless connection back, it only connects and does not browse the internet ...
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how to configure OpenVPN with only IPv6?

I have a 14.10 server with OpenVPN 2.3.x How to configure it for IPv6 ? (I have a natted IPv4 that cannot be port forwarded.) I wish to be able to receieve VPN connecions from Android OpenVPN client. ...
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OpenVPN Set Up with RapidSSL Certificate

I am trying to set up openvpn on my web server using a certificate I purchased through RapidSSL. All I have done so far is follow the quick start guide found here and did some basic set up through the ...
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Connecting to VPN Network in Ubuntu

I am trying to connect to a VPN from a Linux PC. Now, this works on a Windows PC, where we use Cisco AnyConnect as the VPN client we use RSA SecurID Software Tokens the token is a soft token, using ...
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Juniper Junos Pulse VPN

My employer upgraded their VPN server, so now my old Ubuntu VPN client no longer works. I upgraded to a later version (Version: 7.3R3), and put NC.jar on my path. Now when I try launch the VPN, I ...
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Setting up VPN connection with Cisco AnyConnect - The AnyConnect package on the secure gateway could not be located

I'm trying to set up connection via VPN. I need to use Cisco AnyConnect. First I was getting error Cerfitication validation error. Then I added certificate (.pfx format) through firefox. Then When I ...
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I can't connect OpenVPN automatically as soon as my Wifi is connected in Ubuntu 14.04

I see an option in Ubuntu 14.04 network manager that I can connect to VPN automatically as soon as a wireless connection is connected. For some reason, I can't make it work. It just tries to connect ...
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OpenVPN keeps disconnecting

I have a OpenVPN configuration that I use to connect to the Internet through VPN on Ubuntu 14.04. However, every time when the connection is idle for about 5 minutes, I can no longer access the ...
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IPsec SAref does not work with L2TP kernel mode yet

xl2tpd -D echo: xl2tpd[7681]: Enabling IPsec SAref processing for L2TP transport mode SAs xl2tpd[7681]: IPsec SAref does not work with L2TP kernel mode yet, enabling forceuserspace=yes xl2tpd[7681]: ...
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OpenVPN on Ubuntu 14.04: Auto Connect on startup

There are a lot of topics concerning this. OpenVPN Auto Connection by putting the conf file to /etc/openvpn just doesnt work. When using the Authentification type "password" an easy way to make it ...
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How to do one click VPN, mount, and SSH

I do accessing to my uni shared files a lot and I need SSH to run commands at the uni server, and before I am able to mount I need to first access the uni VPN. I was trying to write a shell batch to ...
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Is it possible to set a VPN through Tor? and have functionality for Software Updates?

Gday, I have been trying to do a software update on Trusty both on terminal and software update app but that hasnt been successful, apparently my ISP has a broken transparent proxy. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit VPN Server not changing IP [duplicate]

I'm trying to set up an VPN server on VPS with several additional IPs. I'm getting connected remotely to VPS, but it's not assigning IPs which I defined in /etc/pptpd.conf I used this guide: How To: ...
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Xchat Irc fails to connect when VPN si on

I'm using a VPN from securitykiss.com by simply adding the username and pass and simply connecting. I'm a noob at linux so please help. I'm trying to use Xchat Irc with my vpn connected but I can't ...
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PPTPD Ubuntu Server 14.04 no Internet

I have recently hired a VPS with Ubuntu 14.04 Server on it. I tried to setup a VPN server with PPTPD. I used this guide: Guide. I can successfully connect to my VPN with my Windows client, but sadly I ...
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Does the network proxy run after the VPN connection, no leakage whatsoever?

I'm inside a Ubuntu 12.04 Virtualbox guest (Bridged Adapter) and by finding 'Network' in the GUI, I can access three things, a VPN which I've configured to be an OpenVPN to a VPN, a 'Wired' connection ...
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Openvpn speed is very slow

What im trying to do is vpn into my home server so that I can stream my music and videos when im away from home. So far ive setup openvpn on ubuntu server 12.04 and although it works, I can browse my ...
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vpn do not mask the original ip in gmails

I'm using IPVanish in Singapore. I connected to a UK server, and indeed I've got a UK IP. Then I signed for a brand new gmail address and tried to send out gmails to a friend in Singapore. However my ...
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Forti VPN Client not connecting to a server under Ubuntu 14.04

I've just updated to a new version of Ubuntu (14.04 86x64) and I got a very strange problem with Forti VPN Client. It seems running smoothly, but when I try to connect via GUI or terminal it hangs at ...
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Gateway IP for eth0 and gateway IP for pptp vpn are same

My problem is.. I'm using laptop at school. In school, the default gateway for ethernet is 192.168.1.1. I want to connect to a pptp vpn server. The gateway over the vpn connection is also ...
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How can I keep vpn running even after exiting terminal?

I have a program that runs on Ubuntu (14.04) whether I am in the terminal or not. This program relies on a vpn connection, for which I am using vpnc (cisco). I have added vpnc to my reboot and start ...
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14.04 - VPN established but ssh kills it

I have 14.04 LTS installed on my laptop (VMWare image) and I establish a VPN connection to my home. All that works fine, but when I want to use ssh on my laptop the VPN connection dies immediately. ...
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OpenVPN server without port forwarding

I followed the instructions on this tutorial for setting up my OpenVPN server but I have no access to my router (don't know the password), so I can't forward port 1994. Is there a way to connect to ...