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PPTP VPN won't reconnect after faluire

I configured a PPTP vpn in /etc/network/interfaces this way: auto tunnel iface tunnel inet ppp provider server1 The link is correctly broken up on boot or when I issue ifup tunnel, but when it ...
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Windows 8 VPN Client connecting to UbuntuVNP Server fine but http from client is not working

I have connected my Windows Client to Ubuntu VPN pptp. I am able to access all servers in the private VPN network from my Windows client, however when accessing the Internet from Windows client it ...
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Tunneling traffic from one application through a VPN and leaving other traffic alone

I'm trying to send traffic from aria2 (a download manager) through an OpenVPN conneciton, but leave the rest of my network alone. I saw this question and was wondering if it could be modified to send ...
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OpenVPN Server on home desktop & Client on laptop

I would like to setup a small vpn server on my home desktop using Ubuntu Precise (shortly to be using Trusty). The aim is to be able to do secure online banking on my laptop (also using Ubuntu ...
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How To Open My WebPage Using External IP In My PC?

I am using UbuntuServer13.10 in my server and Windows7SP1 in my PC and both connected with a DSL modem (Dynamic External IP), So whenever I try to open my server page in my PC using internal IP of ...
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How do I route an OpenVPN connection to an interface?

I want a service on my server to connect to the Internet using an OpenVPN connection. While I could connect the server to the OpenVPN server directly, it would (a) make the rest of the server connect ...
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Invalid VPN secrets only on certain UK or Canada servers

I'm running PIA service on Ubuntu 12.04. I can connect fine on most servers, with the exception of London and South Hampton (both UK) and Toronto and North York (both Canada). I can connect anywhere ...
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Block torrents over L2TP/IPSec VPN for certain users

I have setup my VPS to act as a VPN server. I would like to block torrent downloads over the VPN connection to conserve bandwidth, ideally for certain users, however my users don't have a fixed IP ...
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114 views

Configure iptables for L2TP/IPSec VPN

I've been trying to get my server running a VPN so that I can connect to blocked sites in China while I'm traveling, but am having a few problems with iptables. My connection works fine if I flush my ...
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Setting up L2TP/IPSec VPN Server with OpenSwan fails during IPSec authentication

I'm trying to set up my Linode server (Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS) to act as a L2TP/IPSec VPN server for when I'm traveling in China so that I can access Facebook/Twitter/YouTube on the go. I've followed ...
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Setup VPN in complex setup

Let me describe you my situation. I have an old laptop, which has Ubuntu 12.04 installed positioned central in my house. This laptop is connected to my AirPort Extreme. The latter is (by wire) ...
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How can I share my internet connection from windows to ubuntu?

Okay, so I have a mobile connection attached to my main pc (windows 8.1), the address range is 192.168.43.1 - 255 with the gateway being 192.168.43.1 and I want to share this to my Ubuntu server which ...
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PPTP VPN navigate through LAN

I have a VPN set up using PPTP on Ubuntu server 13.10. The network config is the following: Gateway 192.168.1.1 (internally) VPN server 192.168.1.125 IP range for lan 192.168.1.2 - 110 IP range for ...
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OpenVPN Fails to start

I wish to start a VPN server with my old computer. I have to connected to one of the ethernet ports on the back of my router. I have tried to set up a bridge VPN however the openvpn service fails when ...
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117 views

OpenVPN: How do you put multiple CA certificates & config files in the openVPN folder?

I have several CA certificate files and config files for various VPN servers. The way (from what i understand) OpenVPN works is that you load a config file with the command: sudo openvpn --config ...
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61 views

Using Ubuntu as a VPN Route(r)

I'm attempting to use an Ubuntu box as a VPN route(r) back to my office for my VOIP telephone. The voip phone we use, requires STUN which doesn't work unless on the same network range. So my ...
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Routes not added after running `pon` to start pptp client

I have setup my dev server with the pptp client and use pon {vpn name} to start the client. I also added the following file in /etc/ppp/ip-up.d/{vpn name} to setup some routes for me: #/bin/sh if ...
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Forwarding Plex Media Server via SSH

I'm using Plex Media Server for viewing movies when I'm on my university network. When I'm back home I'd like to watch my films on my TV, too. Using MyPlex is no choice for me because the server has ...
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remote SSH root login with Ubuntu 12.04

I'm pretty much a novice with Ubuntu, exploring. I have a VPS server. I was able to set-up two PPTP VPNs with Ubuntu 11.04 but now I'd like to try my hand at a IPSEC/L2TP connection. However, login ...
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140 views

VPN Service without having to set up VPN server?

I want to have a VPN for my pc so people cannot see my IP address and know my location, but I haven't found out a way to do so? If I can set up a free VPN server, let me know how, because I would ...
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Ubuntu server to share files using a vpn “ cisco 5505”

am wondering if it works? I want to make a Ubuntu server " file sharing server " and to use a cisco 5505 as a firewall and vpn to share AutoCAD and Documents files the server will be located in a ...
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140 views

Restore networking after failed and rolled back vpn setup

At some point I tried to set up VPN on my home server, but couldn't get it to work. So I finally decided to roll the setup back (uninstalled openvpn) as I didn't really need it, but now the server ...
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Problem connecting to isp server using xl2tpd as client. Ubuntu server 13.04

I have followed guides found on google and ubuntu support pages and can get xl2tpd connection up but only under the following conditions: 1 - ADSL model must be configured and connected to the ISP ...
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How to install openVPN server in Ubuntu 12.04 to have PPTP access using username and password?

I am trying to install OpenVPN Server with PPTP type enabled, so that only using username/password someone can have my network access. But my OpenVPN Access server is not allowing me to login via the ...
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195 views

How can I isolate l2tp VPN client traffic from my home network?

I have successfully set up an L2TP/IPSec server under Server 12.04 LTS, following info from here with a few tweaks from here. I can connect on my iPhone, get an internal address, and browse the ...
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28 views

Access Ubuntu Server Filesystem remotly

I have Ubuntu Server 12 setup and also have a static IP from my ISP What would be the most easiest way to set up my server/network to allow be to access my files or to stream a movie to my laptop or ...
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Running a VPN server off Ubuntu Desktop?

I am unfamiliar with Ubuntu and Linux in general. I bought 3 old Dell PowerEdge 2650 servers off eBay for £20. I didn't really know what I was going to do with them, but for the price, they seemed ...
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772 views

Problem installing OpenVPN on 13.04

So I am following this guide for help on getting OpenVPN installed and set up.Everything appears to be going well until I reach this point.Part right above Simple Server Configuration that's in bold. ...
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Route VPN connections trough internet

I have several devices that connect to my VPN all of them have fixed ip addresses. What I want to do is forward these connections on the Internet based on their ip address. Just like rinetd works but ...
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117 views

How to load balance three internet connections WITH proxies?

I have an Ubuntu server that provides VPN serves to my clients. For the internet: I have three networks adapters connected to different ISPs. Each one with different proxy and auth. Eth0 connected ...
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95 views

What is the risk of running L2TP server at home?

Can anyone explain what is the risk towards the server of running a L2TP server on my desktop at home? My school network is blocked towards social network sites so I decided to use a VPN. I can't use ...
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Ubuntu Samba user already logged in (ghost user)

Situation is following. I have two PCs. Server (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) and Client (Windows 7). I set up VPN with samba share (each user has it's own shared folder). Everything worked fine untill Client PC ...
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I want to set up IPSEC/IKE for VPN connectivity from one site to another

I want to set up IPSEC/IKE for VPN, with IKE phase and IPSEK phase. My site runs Ubuntu server and other site I want to connect to runs Cisco device. I just want commands I will use on my site in ...
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285 views

setup media server on Ubuntu VPS

I have get a VPS running Ubuntu 12.04. I want to setup a media server on the VPS, as I plan to use the VPS to download videos, and streaming the video through internet. I wonder what should I do to ...
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Ubuntu Server is not routing a vtun VPN

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 LTE virtual server, kernel 2.6.32, and a VPN with vtun running. In the VPN, the server is 6.6.6.6, and the two clients are 6.6.6.29 and 6.6.6.35. If I ping 6.6.6.6 from any ...
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Connection to PPTP server drops continually

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 VPS to host a PPTP server for my own personal use. I have set it up using a script I have written myself which is drawn from various different tutorials I have come across ...
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I need help running a script constantly for a vpn connection. how to go around the ping

I am one of those who need to use vpnc for a connection with a net. I've tried so many tutorials' example like this, this and this without success. I know decided to write a small script to reconnect ...
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What is the easiest way to secure a cluster of servers so they can communicate with each other?

I am working on configuring an expandable Ubuntu Cluster to host several Riak Database Nodes. These nodes need limited ports open to talk amongst each other, but only to other nodes in that private ...
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How to route vpn through proxy?

I have an ISP (public hospital) who is blocking everything through a program called Fortiguard. It's very annoying. Its blocking my public library as a terrorist organization, my work email saying its ...
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492 views

Using native connection while still connected to a vpn

I'm setting up a vpn server on a remote development server. The development server has websites that I'm developing and the vpn is in place so that I can tell apache to only accept local connections ...
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1k views

How to set up an SSTP Server

Is there a way to set up a linux based, preferably ubuntu, SSTP server? I know there is a SSTP client available on sourceforge, but I can't find a server. To be clear: I do NOT want openVPN, I want ...
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Problem with setup VPN on Ubuntu Server 12.04

I have a problem with setup VPN server on my Ubuntu VPS, here is my server environments: Ubuntu Server 12.04 x86_64 xl2tpd 1.3.1+dfsg-1 pppd 2.4.5-5ubuntu1 openswan 1:2.6.38-1~precise1 After ...
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521 views

How to configure an Ubuntu server so that all traffic goes through a VPN?

This question is Not about how to set up VPN on an Ubuntu server. Edited: I think what I'm looking for is the way to set up a PPTP VPN client on my Ubuntu server by command line. I have an Ubuntu ...
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Create VPN server using the Ubuntu VPS

I have an Ubuntu (Debian) VPS in USA, NOW want to make up VPN service on it. Can you help me to handle it, please. Which program surplussed me for. What about Socks!. [I need it too] How can I ...
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How do I confirm my VPN connection is working and make it start automatically on 12.04 server via commandline?

I'm using vyprvpn as a VPN provider and I would like to make my Ubuntu 12.04 server connect to it via pptp-linux. I only have the option of using the command line to connect so I used this guide: ...
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Create a management-network

I have som servers and all of them are running Ubuntu. Some are VPS'es and some are running at home on my ESXi-host. I'd like to know the best way to create a VPN-LAN for these, sort of a ...
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How do I create a VPN connection using only the terminal (SSH)?

I am trying to create a VPN connection for my Ubuntu Server machine to use. I only have access via ssh terminal session. I have seen many articles detailing how to connect to an existing connection, ...
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Is PPTP a secure VPN-protocol?

I will be setting up a VPN on my home server and in tutorials I've read it says that the protocol can only be used with passwords, not key-files. To me this doesn't seem very secure so I was wondering ...
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PPTP VPN SERVER

I have followed This guide and also the documentation for pptp vpn and my vpn connects. It even allows me to go on the web and search it. However, when I go to cmyip.com; it displays my personal ip ...
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441 views

Internet via openVPN

I managed it to install openVPN on a virtual host and the connection works great, but I am not able to use the internet through the openvpn server (it s only possible to ping the servers ip). How can ...