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Force VPN Connection

I have a Ubuntu virtual machine (using Oracle Virtual Box if that means anything), and I am trying to figure out how to setup my VPN so that I can never (never never never..) connect to the internet ...
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VPN between two ubuntu 14.04.3 servers

I have a Server at home which has an Ipv6 but no ipv4 (because my provider uses DS-Lite). I also got a vServer wich has an static ipv4. Now I would like to setup a vpn service on both servers and ...
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Ubuntu MATE 15.10 no network connection when coupled with OpenVPN

Good morning everyone, Apologies if this has been asked before - to my best understanding knowledge and research, there is nothing that answers this issue... that I can understand with my limited ...
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error message installing vpn: dependency is not satisfiable: python-wxgtk2.8Ipython-wxgtk3.0

Error message while installing openvpn service: dependency is not satisfiable: python-wxgtk2.8Ipython-wxgtk3.0
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Why is the “Add” VPN button grey?

I wanna click on the "Add" button but I can't :l Pleases help!
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System Wide VPN?

I am using Earth VPN and I am already connected to VPN. I am unable to use Steam. It says no network. Network uses proxy and UDP port is blocked. In Windows, when I get connected to a VPN as an ...
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open vpn gone after command in Private Tunnel faq

i was making new connection with openvpn by documents on privatetunnel.com and at the end of docs i enter this command in terminal and after that openvpn in broken. i remove open vpn with apt-get ...
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Add Static route to Ubuntu on a Digital Ocean VPS

I am trying to add a static route to a remote subnet from a digital ocean vps (ubuntu 14.08) but everytime i run the following command I get the error: "RTNETLINK answers: Network is unreachable" ...
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start openvpn as a service ubuntu 15.10

I just installed ubuntu 15.10 and installed openvpn. I'm using the same .conf files as I had in 14.x however the service will not start on it's own. can someone provide assistance. when I attempt ...
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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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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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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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vpnc connection problem

to connect to my campus VPN I use the command line vpnc(I am using Ubuntu 15.10). The first time I tried that, I got the error vpnc: Error binding to source port. Try '--local-port 0'. Then I did ...
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Connect OpenVPN with a config file behind http/https proxy

I would like to connect to a VPN using OpenVPN from the terminal openvpn --config client.ovpn , but I have to connect behind a http/https proxy for accessing internet. So, how do I set it ? ...
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BQ Aquaris phone vpn configuration and/or software?

Looking to buy the BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu Edition but before I do so I need to ask a question (I'm not a develloper , I'm new at the game.) I'd like to use a VPN on my phone to chat and phonecall with ...
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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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Cisco AnyConnect VPN, install issue, vpnui not executing

I was able to install Cisco VPN AnyConnect client with no issue in Linux Mint 17. However, in Xubuntu 14.04, I get the following issue when I run, sudo sh ./vpn_install.sh: Do you accept the terms ...
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How to disconnect from OpenVPN?

I'm connecting using VPNBook servers and it works fine with this command: sudo openvpn --config /etc/openvpn/vpnbook-udp-53.ovpn --auth-user-pass /etc/openvpn/password.txt but I just can't seem to ...
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OpenVPN: The VPN connection to … because of invalid VPN secrets

I am 3 days into using Linux. I set up an OpenVPN connection following the instructions set out by: https://www.goldenfrog.com/support/vyprvpn/vpn-setup/linux/openvpn OpenVPN installation went ...
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Wi-Fi problem on Lenovo z50-70 with Realtek RTL8723BE

I've recently bought Lenovo z5070, I've installed on it both windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04.2 trusty. I have some serous problem with Wi-Fi in Ubuntu. First, when I turn on laptop at that moment the ...
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openconnect vpn setup is failing in ubuntu 15.10

I tried using network-manager in Ubuntu Gnome 15.10, it does establish the connection but I can not load any web pages or connect to any company machines. This works fine in Ubuntu 15.04. I also ...
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Cisco AnyConnect Second Password option

I was running fine on my Ubuntu 14.04 with vpnc and its network manager to connect to my office cisco based VPN. Now they have implemented Mobile Pass to authenticate with an additional Second ...
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How can I make VirtualBox guests share the host's VPN connection?

Question When I start my VPN on my ubuntu desktop computer which acts as a router, the attached subnet loses internet connectivity, but is still accessible (LAN). Ideally, I would like to know how to ...
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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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ICMP VPN in Ubuntu Like Droidvpn of Android?

Is there a way to use icmp tunnel in ubuntu ? like android app droidvpn. I searched a lot but couldn't find any suitable options.
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PPTPD / VPN without forwarding all traffic

I have this setup: Ubuntu 14.04 on VirtualBox with 'pptpd' ( remoteip 192.168.200.0-16 ) 2x Windows 10 client computers I have followed this guide with success ...
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Creating a VPN without a router for gaming

I am a noob and don't have much experience in network related stuff. I am trying to Create my own VPN for gaming purpose. I keep coming across port forwarding in forums. I use ubuntu 14.04 lts and ...
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Setting up VPN connection with Cisco AnyConnect - The AnyConnect package on the secure gateway could not be located

I'm trying to set up connection via VPN. I need to use Cisco AnyConnect. First I was getting error Cerfitication validation error. Then I added certificate (.pfx format) through firefox. Then When I ...
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Cannot connect to university computer via ssh over a VPN connection to my uni. network?

I need to VPN for happen a ssh connection to my uni. server. Both computer powered by Ubuntu 13.10. I am able to establish VPN connection to the network but ssh connection does not repond and gives ...
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How to connect my ubuntu to my workplace, GlobalProtect VPN, using win 7 VM

I want to connect to my work place PaloAlto GlobalProtect VPN. The problem: there is no linux client (or I can use linux but it requires cooperation of the IT group...)
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VPN Service in DigitalOcean Server

I have created a Ubuntu Server in DigitalOcean. I also installed GUI. Now I want to use Private Internet Access or Hide My Ass in that DigitalOcean server so that I can access outside web by the VPN ...
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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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What are some good vpns clients for Ubuntu Linux? [on hold]

I need to know if there are any vpn clients recommendation for Linux it is hard to find any particular one?
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How to start VPN on Ubuntu server that is remotely controlled by VNC-viewer?

How to start VPN on Ubuntu server (in order to change server IP address) that is remotely controlled by VNC-viewer? I use Expressvpn and this guide: ...
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Connection to PPTP server drops continually

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 VPS to host a PPTP server for my own personal use. I have set it up using a script I have written myself which is drawn from various different tutorials I have come across ...
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How can I troubleshoot “VPN Connection Failed”?

Is there anyway to get an error log for a failed VPN connection attempt? All I get is this notification and I have no idea where to go from there:
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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 ...
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NetworkManager won't auto connect with a VPN set to auto

Up until about a week ago my ethernet and VPN were automatically connecting fine, but now if I have "Automatically connect to VPN when using this connection" checked the network fails to connect ...
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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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OpenVPN connection established, but no internet access

So I recently set-up OpenVPN server on my box using this guide. I can successfully connect to the OpenVPN server but there is no network access. I've tried looking this up but none of the fixes I've ...
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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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Easiest way to setup Ubuntu as a VPN server

I know there are many tutorials on the net for setting up VPN client and server. I you find one that is simple/short, I am interested only in the server part. For client, I will use OS X so I ...
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OpenVPN auth only on ccd filename?

I implemented a server with openvpn in my network. It works great but I have one question about the auth: When I connect to my private network I only nedd to connect. The authentification works about ...
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Error “Unknown host” when using ping through VPN

I have vultr<.>com VPS. I installed ubuntu 14, installed VPN on it, and tried to connect to it. I connected successfully, but when I try to connect to the internet it does not work. Even: ping ...
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Installing OpenVpn on Ubuntu 15.10

I am trying to install OpenVpn on Ubuntu 15.10 and running into issues. Here are the instructions from (https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OpenVPN): Step 3: Setup the CA and create the first ...
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Vpn connection with network manager without success, ubuntu 15

With diferent options and steps I've tried to connect with a microsoft Vpn network following Ubuntu doc, always the connection show as Failed. Is another way recommended ? thanks in advance, the ...
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How To Debug and Fix PPTP/VPN Client Connection

I am asking a question, which has two sub-questions. Those are how can I get VPN to work on Ubuntu 12.04, either by getting the built-in pptp VPN to work or through manual configuration. Microsoft ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 StrongSwan VPN Client

I need to connect to a VPN from Ubuntu 14.04. I've read that OpenSwan is now deprecated and so I should be using StrongSwan instead. However I'm having trouble locating any simple VPN client ...
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Can't connect from linux to VPN ( Macafee Firewall linux distribution )

I can't connect from Linux to VPN. The vpn is provided by a firewall ( Macafee Stonegate ). From Windows I am able to connecto from the software they provide which is: McAfee-VPN-Client-5.9.1.2911 I ...
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Openvpn : Local internet and remote DNS

Here what I want to do : Access to a remote network through OpenVPN Use client gateway to access internet (so I DON'T want to redirect all through VPN) Use remote DNS through VPN, because I have ...