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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 ...
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How to setup an access point for two wireless networks of which one ends on a VPN?

I currently have an Ubuntu machine, which I'd like to use as a access point/proxy server. Now, due to the requirements I have, it's going to be a fairly complex (for a beginner...) setup. The ...
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Ubuntu VPS > PPTP error 806 and 619

I configured PPTP server on my Ubuntu VPS (located Europe). I want to access my VPS server through PPTP from our lan which is located in Qatar. In my client machine win 7, I configured PPTP client.But ...
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No internet connection (DNS server address is Router address)

My internet connection in Ubuntu 13.10 doesn't work. I can use IP addresses to open websites but not URLs. The DNS server that I connect to is the IP address of my Router. When I connect to the VPN of ...
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How do I configure NetworkManager to connect to two separate VPN servers simultaneously?

I have to connect to two OpenVPN servers at once. How do I configure NetworkManager to connect as a client to both? -- <OpenVPN1> -- <Resource 1> <laptop> - -- ...
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Invalid VPN Secrets! No Server Certificate Verification Method Enabled

I'm trying to set up a vpn (from VyperVPN) with OpenVPN and keep getting an invalid VPN Secrets error. I've been searching for a solution for a day and a half mow to no avail so i though i would come ...
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Disconnecting Netextender VPN: No internet

I have had some problems with my internet connection. After installing SonicWall Netextender and connection to my Office VPN and disconnecting again i do not have internet access. I can ping 8.8.8.8 ...
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setup cisco rv042 router foe vpnc

I can find lots of instruction on how to configure the vpnc client but, how do I configure the router for vpn access. I have a ubuntu 12.04 lts client with network-manager-vpnc installed. I want to ...
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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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Iptables problem with PPTP VPN

I have in my job a server running iptables and some clients needs to connect simultaneously in PPTP VPN connection. My network: 2x internet connection, one ADSL+ 50 Mbps and Fiber Optic 100 Mbps. ...
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Create VPN in Ubuntu 12,04

I want to share local intranet in our college with a friend who is sitting at a remote location. Is there any way to go about. I dont particularly understand VPN well. Do I have to pay something for ...
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how to proxy to a VPN connected server with local services running?

I'm having trouble accessing services that are running on my Linux Box from outside the local network. The setup is not as simple as most tutorials describe so I'm a bit stuck. My Linux Box (running ...
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open jdk and chrome

Hi I currently have open jdk and I am using chrome on 13.04 ubuntu. I don't see any java plugin currently installed in about:plugins. I am trying to use a cisco vpn client via the browser. Do I need ...
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can't ssh using l2tp-ipsec-vpn on 13.10

I am connecting to my office using l2tp-ipsec-vpn v 1.0.9 on Ubuntu 13.10. The connection succeeds, and i can ping to internal servers at the office, however when i attemp to ssh to these servers the ...
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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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Chap-secrets Automatic add VPN users

I have a vpn server setup on Ubuntu 12.04 , It is working great but i have a website and i want to implement a form on the website that adds the info type directly to chap-secrets the form now sends ...
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Does the “Remote Login” function allow connection to VPNs?

Does the "Remote Login" function allow connection to VPNs such as Linode? I've never had a VPN before but I am looking in to buying a Linode and I'm wondering if Remote Login allows easy access. ...
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IPsec works on iOs but not VPNC

I have an Amahi home server running on my home network with an IPSec VPN server running on it. The server is configured in pre-shared key mode. It is behind a FIOS router and UDP ports 500 and 4500 ...
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Connect to checkpoint VPN with Ubuntu 13.10

My company uses a couple of Checkpoint VPN's. With my Windows laptop I use Endpoint Security to connect. For our corporate VPN I can use the SNX client in Ubuntu to connect. However we also have a ...
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Ubuntu on VMWare to access VPN connection of Win7 host

I have Ubuntu 13 guest installed on VMWare 9 (workstation). Windows 7 64-bit is a host. Connection to the Internet is available on host only via Cisco AnyConnect VPN client. There is no other Internet ...
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OpenVPN works in terminal, but not via network manager

I managed to setup openvpn connection, which works via terminal: sudo openvpn --config '/home/deckoff/Desktop/vpn/config.ovpn' This is usernmae/password login, I have ca.crt and config.ovpn files. ...
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Why I get randomly “Failed to mount Windows share: Connection timed out” with VPN connection?

In Ubuntu 13.10 (everything is up-to-date) I get randomly this error popup message, during working with shared folders using a VPN connection over the internet: Unhandled error message: Failed to ...
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VPN Server with Windows Clients

I have the PPTP server up and running on Ubuntu just fine, but I have a questions: I set a remote_ip range of 192.168.168.96-127, but every machine that logs in (I've tried four at once) all gets the ...
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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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how to access files from a cluster behind a firewall

I use my university cluster for computing. recently i have installed vpn for remotely accessing the cluster through university network and logging into firewall and then onto cluster. I want to copy ...
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Why is the default nsswitch.conf file so broken? [closed]

This is the default line in nsswitch.conf that is so badly broken hosts: files mdns4_minimal [NOTFOUND=return] dns mdns4 We have a network and we have people working on vpns. The above ...
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how to connect to ipsec VPN using Ubuntu 13.10

I used L2TP IPsec VPN Manager until upgrading to 13.10 It worked previously. But now it does not work. The ipsec server (Fortigate firewall, logs everything as just fine, then says the client ...
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VPN from ubuntu to microsoft - Protocol not available

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1245224 I think i have the same situation ant problem. Does anybody have a solution? /var/log/syslog Nov 19 18:49:30 sheirys-535U3C NetworkManager[927]: ...
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Two computers can't connect to the same VPN simultaneously

My colleague and I are on the same local network, trying to connect to our office headquarter's VPN. Any of us can connect without trouble, but when we try together, the second computer fails to ...