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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 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. ...