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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 lsb-...
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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 (ssh,samba,...
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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 ...
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Web Server behind routed OpenVPN tunnel

In an attempt to serve an nginx vhost from one particular remote IP address, using an OpenVPN server as a router, I am trying tunnel web traffic, like so: Internet ---- OpenVPN Router Server ...
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cannot access the internet via proxy or vpn

If I knew the correct terminology, this might be solveable. I am running 14.04.3 CLI server. I can connect from other machines, work in a command line mode. Apt-get will go out and get what it ...
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Openvpn not working on ubuntu 15.10

I have a problem trying to connect to openvpn on ubuntu 15.10(32 bits). I have 15.04 64 bits and to install open vpn all I have to do is run the command "sudo apt-get install openvpn network-manager-...
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OpenVPN, IPv6 and DNS Leaks in Ubuntu 14.04

I have been trying to set up a secure connection using OpenVPN but I've been running into some issues with DNS leaks. Basically, I have no problems getting the VPN service up and running using ...
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Setting up CyberGhost VPN service on Ubuntu

I have set up an account with CyberGhost VPN service and downloaded the configuration file and followed the tutorial on their website and now when I am trying to connect I get this error: ...
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PPTP VPN Creation

I want to make a PPTP VPN connection that's free and does not require a download. I don't have any existing VPN. I want it to connect to Ubuntu as well as Mac OSX. What can I use? I have 14.04 Trusty ...
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Connecting to a IPSec/L2TP VPN with certificate, key and password

I'm having trouble connecting to a customer's network via IPSec/L2TP from Ubuntu. I successfully connected from a Windows machine, so I know that the VPN is working. I have been given two ...
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terminal won't connect to vpn

I am using a pptp vpn but it seems that terminal can't connect to it. for example when I type this nothing will happen:ping 8.8.8.8 or download sth. I'm using ubuntu 14.04
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Connecting to OpenVPN, authentication but no internet

I have set up an OpenVPN server with this guide https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-an-openvpn-server-on-ubuntu-14-04 but when I connect I don't have internet access... I ...
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Send all OpenVPN traffic through proxy or TOR proxy?

I have an OpenVPN server and I want to be able to route all requests that are made to that OpenVPN server through a proxy, so that the requests will look like they are made be the internet address of ...
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VPN protocol support

What are the types of VPN protocols that are supported by Ubuntu desktop 14.04 LTS? I only see PPTP. Are there any other VPN protocol built into Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?
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I'm trying to setup VPN

I was told to: but the only thing you have to do is to add an at_console policy to /etc/dbus-1/system.d/nm-openvpn-service.conf right between the two already existing policies. user="...
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Hamachi is able to ignore firewall

Hello I recently installed Hamachi and Haguichi. I created a network and my friend joined. So I hosted a game and the port was 1100, I think, but the problem is that he was able to join althrough I ...
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How apply a vpn (openvpn) on a hotspot with a bridge on eth0 and wlan0

I created a hotspot with a bridge eth0 wlan0 in /etc/network/interfaces, for Android and Windows from Linux. It works. This was my first problem but I prefer open à new for this problem. Hotspot ...
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DHCP get wrong ip

I have ubuntu14.4. recently I faced a problem that I haven't before. in my university when I want connect to internet, first I should connect to a access point and then connect to the internet through ...
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Configure & Run a VPN server [closed]

I rent a VPS. I want to run a VPN server on it, using openvpn. I installed openvpn this way: sudo apt-get install openvpn With the dependencies needed. However, I have to configure it... There is ...
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VPN PPTP inacceptably slow

I have a VPN speed problem in Ubuntu. I use PPTP to connect to my company's server. First I connect to a Mikrotik RB750 router. Then a NAS server (NTFS) is available and I can see, open, edit or ...
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Ubuntu IKEv2 VPN client

I've set up VPN server running in Docker from this image. It provides command for generating .mobileconfig for Apple's devices and everything works perfectly on them. Is it somehow possible to ...
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After Upgrading to 15.10 VPN doesn't work quite as expected, connection possibly breaks

After upgrading to Ubuntu 15.10, the VPN started to behave very strangely. I use Private Internet Access and it worked just fine. If I connect to a site that's blocked in my country right after I ...
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Will this UFW Config keep all non-lan traffic on the VPN?

I use PIA VPN as an always on VPN for my ubuntu box. I want all the traffic to go through the VPN, and no internet activity anywhere else. I also want to keep local LAN access to/from my ubuntu box. ...
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VPN connection issues

I'm trying to use PPTP VPN from xubuntu 14.04 inside a VM. This has worked beautifully before and it works from my host machine. But, not this time... Anyone know ? Syslog: Nov 15 18:53:03 ...
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forti client ssl vpn on ubuntu is connecting but i cannot reach my office

i am using Ubuntu 15.04 and i have downloaded forticlient ssl vpn. the vpn is connecting and i can ping 8.8.8.8. but i cannot reach my office. i also have a vm machine with windows and the connection ...
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Two instances of tun; Interrupts Internet connection

I'm still a bit of a newbie at Ubuntu and Linux, so please have mercy. I just setup Ubuntu Server 15.10 with OpenVPN and the desktop environment. Everything was working fine yesterday, apparently. ...
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my command line doesn't use kerio control settings ubuntu server 14.04

I have kerio account and I installed kerio control vpn client on my ubuntu server 14. I have my username/pass and it works on my personal computer. The kerio vpn client (kvc) running without any ...
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VPN problem in Kubuntu 14.04

Just installed Kubuntu along Ubuntu. At my university internet is accessed only by VPN. Using Cisco anyconnect secure mobility client doesn't cause any problems in Ubuntu. Unfortunately when I try to ...
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Ubuntu in vbox and connecting to AWS codecommit while using a VPN

I am trying to pull down code from AWS codecommit to a Ubuntu Vbox, but I keep timing out before my access is granted. Everything is set up correctly. Is there a way to adjust the connection timeout ...
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Connect via VPNC success but doesn't work

I have vpn.pcf configuration file from my job. And It works on Windows and different PCs without problems. Recently I installed Ubuntu 14.04 with latest updates. I created VPN connection in connection ...
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Cisco VPN, can't connect

First of all, I am a complete novice when it comes to ubuntu (a COMPlETE novice). I did my first installation not more than 2 weeks ago. To the issue, I'm having problems connecting to our company's ...
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network manager and openvpn file

I am experiencing a weird problem with the network manager and VPN configuration file. I have modified my openvpn file by adding the following lines to the end of the file: route-nopull route 54.234....
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Open source FortiGate (Forti SSL VPN) client support in Ubuntu

Does anyone work on adding support for opensource FortiGate SSL VPN NetworkManager client to Ubuntu? According to this blog https://blogs.gnome.org/lkundrak/2015/09/24/fortigate-ssl-vpn-support-added-...
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Shrew Soft VPN fail to attach key daemon

I'm trying to use Shrew Soft to connect to my school VPN. But as you can see here, it says failed to connect to key daemon I searched for the solution and people who use Shrew Soft Trace ...
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Sharing drives/folders in a family - but in different households?

I have a LAN with a few Ubuntu machines. My brother has a LAN with a few Linux machines. We want to share some folders between each other, with full read/write access. How? The special challenge is ...
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VPN fails after upgrade from 15.04 to 15.10

VPN stopped working after update to 15.10 all pptp connections fail and configuring sstp also fails SYS.LOG Nov 8 06:00:27 exportsavvy-m NetworkManager[914]: ** Message: nm-pptp-ppp-plugin: (...
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KeepAlive in Linux for Hamachi

I'm currently having problems with my hamachi vpn connection. The VPN connection keeps on disconnecting on the network. I saw a forum post that said to create a file in ~/.hamachi/config with the ...
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pptp VPN doesn't work after upgrading ubuntu Desktop from 15.04 to 15.1

to access the internet I need a pptp vpn connection to be established. It used to work with ubuntu 15.04 but when I upgraded it to 15.10 it constantly fails. it seems to be a problem with dns ...
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Cannot ssh over pptp after upgrade to Ubuntu 15.10

After i upgraded to ubuntu 15.10 i cannot establish ssh connection to my server over pptp but i can ssh from my server to the upgraded pc. In local network ssh works fine. Also my nfs mounts hangs ...
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How do I allow DNS through interface filtering using iptables in Ubuntu Headless

I've seen some questions referring to static DNSs, openVPN server pushes etc, but none of them really apply or they require GUI tools and I am using a headless Ubuntu Core that I SSH into. root@...
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E:Vyprvpn needs to be reinstalled, but I can't find an archive for it

I know similar topics have already been posted, but I seem unable to apply any of the solutions, since the faulty installation of the VyprVPN beta, which I downloaded from their website, is not ...