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Ubuntu VPN Outside Network Connection Issue

I am having a strange issue when connecting to my VPN. It kicks me off the internet. I have it setup in 'Network Settings' (due to that is the only way I was able to get it to work) Now, while I am ...
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Re-enter cisco vpn passwords

Since I upgraded from Lubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 my VPN passwords have to be re-entered every time I open the VPN connection. The passwords used to be maintained by the key ring but no longer. When I ...
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Passing ICMP between two interfaces

I'm trying to setup routing between two network interfaces on an Ubuntu machine. The first interface is the nic, connected to my LAN. The second interface is a tunnel dev created by OpenVPN. The ...
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Host to Host SSH Tunnel

I want to create a full SSH tunnel between two Ubuntu 12.04 servers, (I found out about SSHuttle but because of a bug in the handling of file descriptors it will crash under high load) very much like ...
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VPN not working after installing Linux

I have HP G61 laptop. I'm a university student and we have PPTP VPN connection in the university. Yesterday I installed UBUNTU 14.04 LTS but the VPN is not working. I tried to install Elementary os ...
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Logging onto work VPN using linux

I am new to linux. I was using windows for years now ,and my work from home was done by using vnc viewer. I use vnc to log into an linux system. Now I am using a linux system , is there any way i can ...
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Virtual Hotspot and VPN

I created an hotspot wireless with this script : http://www.webupd8.org/2013/06/how-to-set-up-wireless-hotspot-access.html . All work fine. Now I would create a vpn and share the vpn with all mobile ...
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connect to mobile broadband using dongle

so i bought this vodafone dongle K4201 I. however whenever i connect it to my laptop on ubuntu 12.10 it doesn't show any internet to connect to. i tried using the option 'create vpn connection' but ...
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Will Tunnel Bear ever be supported on Ubuntu?

I have used tons of VPNs, and I really don't like any except TunnelBear. I need something that I can set my location with. If there is a good alternative that is available with Ubuntu please let me ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 - Network Manager shows only 3 VPN Op

This appears to be a new issue as I do not see records of it having startpage-d this particular issue. I recently installed Kubuntu 14.04 on a new machine. I did not observe the same problem with ...
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Access ubuntu server over VPN

I have remote server(ubuntu server). I access remote server by ssh as ssh root@IP_OF_SERVER, then I have setup a webapp running in server and access it by IP_OF_SERVER:80. Every thing is working fine. ...
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Kerio VPN client removing problem

I have installed Kerio VPN client from it's Debian file but it didn't finish its installing process and software center was frozen until i force quite it . and now i can not update or install ...
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clientless VPN that redirects to my locally hosted website?

I have a web based software solution created in PHP that I wish to host within my network and set up a VPN so users can gain access. This way my site is not visible to the public but my VPN logon will ...
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PPTP Doesn't Connect - 12.04, 13.10, 14.04

Currently tested on Ubunutu 14.04, 13.10, and 12.04, I'm trying to connect to my VPN provider using PPTP. I've followed various instructions including the ones given to me by my provider only for them ...
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OpenVPN setup with PIA - Connects but no internet

Currently using Ubuntu Server 14.04 (so no GUI, all terminal) sitting inside VirtualBox, and am currently trying to get it to connect to Private Internet Access using their VPN configs found here ...
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Nautilus crashes when connected to remote server and VPN connection is lost

Since last week I've been getting some trouble with nautilus when connecting to a remote server (sftp://username@server). I connect to a remote server at my university via VPN, but as soon as the ...
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Junos Pulse Workaround?

My institution recently switched from using Juniper Network Connect to Junos Pulse. Under Network Connect there is a series of solutions for connecting to VPNs from Linux using Network Connect, but ...
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Ubuntu server connecting to L2TP VPN

I am trying to connect to a VPN from my ubuntu 14.04LTS server. This is a fresh install. I cant seem to find a guide on how to connect to the VPN from the command line. Any help would be appreciated. ...
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vpn problem in ubuntu

i am ubuntu user since 12.04 now i am using 14.04 there is a problem with my PPTP vpn connection since i am using ubuntu, in my University i have to use vpn in order to connect to the internet but ...
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Route all traffic through OpenVPN

Yep, this question has been asked a hundred times, and I have searched everywhere, to no avail. The title says it all really. I have an OpenVPN server (On ubuntu), and I can connect to it through ...
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13.04 Server as a router with OpenVPN to provider [closed]

I'm having a devil of a time getting accurate information on this setup ... searches result in info all over the map. Anyway, I have a 13.04 Server (CLI only) which has my Comcast cablemodem ...
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Wait Until VPN Connection is Made before Mounting

Is there a way in /etc/fstab that I can wait for the VPN connection to be made, and then mount the network drives?
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import openvpn config file using command line is not working on Ubuntu 14.04

I have openvpn config files for tunnelbrick for Mac laptop, now I would like to import these files for Ubuntu 14.04. I know there is an open bug to import openvpn config file using network manager: ...
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VPNC client for checkpoint

The following link described the vpnc client for cisco https://help.ubuntu.com/community/VPNClient is this vpnc can fit also for checkpoint ? if yes please advice how we can configure this vpnc ...
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Ubuntu 10 + vpnc: no response from target

I have Ubuntu 10.04.4 version I installed the vpnc successfully as the following link - http://floppsie.comp.glam.ac.uk/Glamorgan/gaius/networks/13.html Example of the installation wget ...
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How can I get my VPN to autoconnect at startup?

I have a Lubuntu 14.04 virtual machine, and it has a working VPN connection. However, I have to manually turn the VPN on every time. In the network manager's Wired Cnnection 1 settings, there is an ...
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VPN connection EAP auth error

I am having issues to configure my connection. I have found several tips on setting up 'refuse-eap'. This is my log: $ sudo pon myvpn nodetach Using ...
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Can't connect to VPN on Lubuntu 14.04 LTS

I've installed Lubuntu 14.04 LTS and after having solved the network manager problems adding the nm-applet service on autostart, I configured my VPN correctly but can't connect to it. I've tried ...
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How to connect to Softether VPN server

I have a Softether VPN server on my VPS. It is OpenVPN compatible. I can connect using OpenVPN app on iOS. I also connected on Windows without any problem but I could not make it on Linux. I ...
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openvpn can't import configurations on new 14.04 installation [closed]

i installed the openvpn network manager by doing: sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn, which also installs the gnome package. this made it possible to import configurations under 13.10, but ...
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How to install Juniper VPN on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

Could you please help me ? On my old Ubuntu 13.10 I was able to run Juniper VPN (on Firefox only) using a workaround which requires you to install the missing 32libs and IcedTea (32bits). However, I ...
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Unable to download Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client from web launch

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 recently, which is the only OS on my pc. When try to download the Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client from web launch windows executable file appears instead of ...
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Network only using one DNS when connected to VPN

My company has a VPN that I need to connect to. In OSX, I do this by using openvpn with the following configuration: client dev tun proto udp remote <GATEWAY_ADDRESS> <PORT> resolv-retry ...
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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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PPTP won't connect from a cron command

I'm trying to work out why my VPN won't connect when the command is initiated from a cron triggered script when that same script and command otherwise work as expected. I have a remote server which ...
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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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Can't bootstrap with Juju due to “ error back from server: 401 UNAUTHORIZED”

I have this little MAAS with only one node ready to deploy (ubuntu 12.04 Precise pangolin)... I was trying to set up the Juju enviroment but i continously get this error $ juju bootstrap Bootstrap ...
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OpenVPN Options error: You must define CA file

I'm setting up VPN from expressvpn.org, and I'm following this directions. I've installed openvpn using: sudo apt-get install -y openvpn and placed a .ovpn, .key and .crt files from expressvpn.biz ...
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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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Ubuntu 13.10 VPN stops after couple of seconds

Running Ubuntu 13.10 with Unity. I have setup a vpn connection on Windows7, with Android, etc it works flawless. If I setup a vpn connection on Ubuntu 13.10 using Unity as a Desktop the connection ...
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Does anybody know if exists a solution for this bug? [duplicate]

I have been using ubuntu 13.10 (amd64bits) for a while and always the same problem happen with me when I add a new VPN connection. My problem is the same as described in the follow website -> ...
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converting .ovpn file to these 3 files: ca.crt, client.crt, client.key

vpnbook.com offers a free openVPN service. This is one of their files: http://paste.ubuntu.com/7231382/ with the name vpnbook-uk1-tcp80.ovpn. I want to convert it to 3 files to be usable in ...
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How to get L2TP VPN client working (xl2tpd fails)?

I'm trying to get an L2TP VPN setup. I'm using the L2tpIPsecVpn GUI. I've got my connection setup, but when I try to connect, I get this log: Apr 10 08:24:59.034 ipsec_setup: Stopping Openswan ...
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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 enter password on console with NetworkManager's nmcli

I want to connect to a VPN with nmcli. Is there a way to allow me to provide a password to nmcli from the console? There seem to be ways to store the password in ...
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How to save VPN passwords with NetworkManger for nmcli?

There are many posts about putting VPN passwords into /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/<connection>. I can't get any of them working on Ubuntu 12.04. The fields in the questions and ...
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Cisco VPN client

I am having problem with VPN , my vpn configuration tab only displays Ethernet configuration i tried to install vpnc manger and it says it;s already installed by my vpn config only shows Ethernet ...
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Getting error while installing kerio VPN

when I try to install kerio, the message below appear: dpkg: error processing kerio-control-vpnclient-8.1.1-1212-p3-linux.deb (--install): cannot access archive: No such file or directory Errors ...
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Unable to install juniper VPN client on 13.10

I am trying to install juniper's vpn client for ubuntu 13.10 but I have not been successful so far. I wish to install the client to be able to connect to my school's vpn. I downloaded the setup and ...
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Tunnelbear VPN on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 32-bit and wish to have the VPN program Tunnelbear with the same functionality in Windows. I have checked the website ...