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l2tp, ps3mediaserver

What im trying to do here are to connect to an PS3 Mediaserver, thats located remotely behind an VPN. this is how my network looks like PS3 Mediaserver: IP: 10.0.0.116 Playstation 3: IP ...
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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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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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Difference between `No such file or directory` and ``No such device or address

Recently, I tried to install a PPTP VPN on my OpenVZ VPS Ubuntu 12.04. I followed the online tutorial and tried: cat /dev/ppp Output is: cat: /dev/ppp: No such file or directory It turns out in ...
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L2TP/IPSec VPN configuration for Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop

My first question here, and I hope someone can help me out. I manage an Astaro/Sophos ASG220 UTM9 fw 9.106-17, and I have an L2TP\IPSec VPN object configured using a pre-shared key for ...
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VPN routing table for SIP clients

I have a small problem with Linux routing using VPN (ppp0 interface). I use VPN to connect to my office from home. This works just fine with the following exception. When I try to connect to asterisk ...
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Another question about configuring OpenVPN Server

I have a group of public IP addresses that I want to assign to assign to a remote client. I'm using the latest version of OpenVPN on both the server and client side. The client can connect to the ...
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Configuring ufw and iPredator VPN

I am running a VPN via IPredator on Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop, which works perfectly, when ufw is disabled. When I enable ufw, I logically cannot establish a connection. IPredator states that I have to ...
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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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Samba mounted filesystems with GVFS over VPN hang

I use Nautilus to mount some remote Windows shares over a VPN. If for any reason whilst these shares are mounted the VPN is interrupted, e.g. if I put the computer to suspend/sleep mode or if the VPN ...
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Connected to VPN but still same IP

I am trying to setup a VPN connection on my machine, Ubuntu 12.04. The steps I did are the following: sudo pptpsetup --create myvpn --server 123.123.123.123 --username vpnuser --encrypt sudo pon ...
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How to debug VPN Connection Issues (13.10)

I'm trying to connect to a work VPN, but every time I attempt to connect it fails. The VPN has been configured in the Network Manager UI and the connection is being started from there too. I have ...
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Access other devices on PPTP VPN

I have set up a PPTP VPN on Ubuntu 12.04, and it seems to be working. I am able to connect to it from a remote device, and once connected, I can see the VPN Server, SSH into it, and so on, all without ...
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enable MSCHAP and MPPE for VPN connection

I have setup a VPN configuration file, the connection is responding but in order to actually connect to it I need to enable MSCHAP, MSCHAPv2 and MPPE, just like the picture here: The problem ...
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Configure VPN connection in terminal

I'm trying to setup a VPN connection on a remote box, via ssh, to use my account on IPVanish, this is a guide to configure the connection using the GUI, which is not my case because I need to ssh into ...
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How To debug and fix a PPTP VPN client connection

I have just installed Ubuntu 13.10 and I'm trying to set up a VPN client. I have configured it with the same settings I use on a Mac and I am able to connect from that without any problem. When I ...
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L2TP over IPsec & OpenVPN server on same Ubuntu Server

Has anyone tried to run a L2TP/IPsec server alongside an OpenVPN server on one single Ubuntu machine successfully without using virtualization? Haven't been able to find any information on this so ...
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Making VPN Server

I am trying to make a VPN Server out of my Ubuntu VPS. I followed the answer given here: Create VPN server using the Ubuntu VPS But when I tried to connect it from Win7. I got error 619:
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VPN connection not allowing me to connect to wireless network (Ubuntu 13.10)

I setup a VPN connection in Ubuntu 13.10 using JustFreeVPN.com, followed all their instructions and it works however I don't seem to be able to connect to the WiFi network I was using. What have I ...
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Why is OpenVPN sending packets each few seconds even with not connected VPN connection?

After setting up a VPN connection with gnome's NetworkManager I have noticed that OpenVPN is sending each few seconds some packets to my VPN server that I am not currently connected to: ...
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Where is OpenVPN's client configuration from Network-manager's OpenVPN plugin?

I know how to write and when to put OpenVPN's config files for clients but I would like to be able to see the config files generated by network-manager-openvpn plugin. (For instance to change logging ...
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How can I specify or query the order DNS servers will be queried?

For some reason I am not hitting the DNS server I am expecting to hit. I have a wireless connection with a VPN on top of it. I have set both of the connections to use a specific set of DNS servers ...
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Unable to bridge using OpenVPN on Ubuntu 12.04 Server

I set up an Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS in my LAN and forwarded tcp port 1194 to it. OpenVPN-Server is running, the Client (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) can connect. Device tap0 is visible on client: tap0 ...
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VPN setup: “Don't know how to create 'NMSettingVPN' connections ubuntu”

I don't manage to setup my VPN clients. I've just upgraded to 13.10 but I already had the problem with Ubuntu 12.04. With Ubuntu 12.04 my problem was the same as this thread Can't add VPN connection ...
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OpenVPN and the NetworkManager plugin - Advanced Settings Questions

I just set up OpenVPN and the network manager plugin. I purchased VPN service from PrivateInternetAccess.com. It works fine but only when the Cipher and HMAC Authentication under the advanced ...
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How to add route after connecting to openvpn server?

I'm trying for several days now to solve my problem. I have been using openvpn for windows for quite a while and after replacing windows with ubuntu 13.10, I was happy to see that openvpn is available ...
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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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Problems with VPN (Astrill) and internet speed on Ubuntu 12.04

So here is the story, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 as my second OS on Acer Laptop. At first everything were smooth and fast... but then we had a problem with network and a guy from a company came over and ...
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FortiClient SSL VPN Connected but cannot access IP

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit system. When I try to connect to VPN using forticlientsslvpn, it connects, but I cannot access the IP. I tried many solutions and couldnt find anything useful/working. ...
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What is a web based vpn for Ubuntu?

Does anyone know of a VPN that works through the web. Specifically, suppose that there are two computers such the only open port is 80 on each of them. Also, you can't open any other ports. How do you ...
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BECOMING INVISIBLE ON THE NETWORK [closed]

While i am using my ubuntu OS, I would like to be invisible on the network. I was told that if i use a VPN that i am completely invisible on the network and no one can find me since i am using the ...
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privateinternetaccess.com VPN settings problems

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 I followed the instructions on the website and everything is set up. I have this service set up on my sister's PC and my mother's Mac. But, when I installed it on Ubuntu, it ...
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vmware player bridged does not work when on vpn

The problem I am having now is I vpn off from my job to a vpn provider. I then load my kali linux vm and connect to the vpn my security labs. I can run scans, enumerations etc. The problem is when I ...
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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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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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Problem with routing over vpn / Slow connection

I have some weird issues with my connection over VPN and I narrowed it down to being related to my home network & OS. I am using shrew soft vpn to connect to the vpn and it connects properly but ...
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MTS Mblaze not installing un ubuntu 13.10

Hi I am using MTS Mblaze Modem wuth a tata photon+ SIM card in it. It works perfectly on Windows 7 but when i connec t to Ubuntu 13.10 nothing happens. i tried to configure VPN and also Checked The ...
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Setting up a home server but don't know what to call what I'm doing to ask for help

So I have a decent home server that I'd Like to do a couple things with: Host a website ( I know how to do this so I'm not worried about this ) Create remote user storage - I'd like to make ...
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How to get Juniper 7 (R4) working with Ubuntu 13.04 (64) on Chromebook (Crouton install)?

I've been trying to get my company's Juniper VPN to work on my Crouton install. I'm running Crouton on a C720 with Ubuntu 13.04. I was able to get past the JRE issue (Not able to connect to Juniper ...
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PPTP VPN idle timeout

I have Lubuntu 13.04 (which already comes with Xfce). I can connect to internet only by PPTP VPN. I made ​​a VPN configuration according to the instructions from the provider's website ...
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Imported VPN profile doesn't save group password

I have a *.pcf file with credentials for connect to Cisco VPN. Importing was successful, but when I want to connect - pop-up window requires group password. I'm checking that password - it's on place ...
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vpn connection is not being established

I need to get a VPN running to my university. I have all the correct credentiels and information but for some reason no connection is being established. I have no clue why no connection is being ...
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Is it possible to configure PPTP vpn on lubuntu 13.10

I have lubuntu 13.10. Unfortunately I can connect to internet only using PPTP VPN. But I have some issues with it. Last time when I tried to configure it I had constant disconnects every 5-30 ...
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VPN won't connect while ufw is enabled

I use a paid VPN service which uses OpenVPN. It works great and I have been pleased with it for months now. Recently, I enabled, and began configuring, the firewall that is provided with Ubuntu ...
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VPN password saving

I installed 13.10 but hated the window manager so installed kubunto-desktop . After that I had no network manager in the tray. I found a tray widget for it but it gives no option to save my VPN ...
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Problem with routing using Shrew Soft vpn

Ran into a little bit of a trouble with the Shrew VPN. When I try to connect over vpn, I get ridiculously low speed (0.3k / sec) under Ubuntu. I tried this under Windows and all is perfect in the ...
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Accessing the internet over a VPN

I have a VPN connection from my laptop (the client) running Xbuntu to my Windows PC (the server) running Win7. I can connect the VPN and access IP addresses on the remote Windows Network just fine ...
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How to install Zentyal on remote Ubuntu Server?

I`m noob in linux, so be patient )))). How to install it on VPS (Ubuntu 13.04, OPENVZ)? Do I have to download image firstly to server and run it or should I install it from Ubuntu repository? I have ...