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L2tpIPsecVpnControlDaemon critical error

I am currently trying to use l2tp-ipsec-vpn in my ubuntu machine. I followed a guide from tuxfamily to install it. Unfortanely, when I start the system, I got a window with the following error: A ...
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Cant SSH to remote server trought VPN

Currently am running Ubuntu 16.04 with installed and configured CiscoAnyConnect VPN. When I connect to VPN, I can't ssh to remote servers. SSH is just standing and nothing is happening. I can ping ...
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ubuntu touch ipvanish vpn configuration

I just received my M10 and was trying to configure the vpn. I am currently using ipvanish and couldn't figure out how to set it up. I don't have a client certificate nor a private key and only use the ...
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Can't connect to my ubuntu box outside my local network (VPN)

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 server running some services on different ports. I used to be able to connect to it (via SSH, samba, and a couple web servers on different ports) using a VPN. I'll use ssh as ...
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How do I import a saved VPN configuration in 16.04?

I'm using vpn.ht and it provides a configuration file that you download and import for the network manager. Starting with the 16.04 update (I did a clean install), I can't import a saved configuration ...
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Intermittent NetworkManager error on importing .ovpn files or editing such connection in 16.04 only?

"connection.gateway-ping-timeout: cannot set property: value of "###" of type 'guint' is invalid or out of range for property type 'gateway-ping-timeout' of type 'guint' " "###" is sometimes a ...
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Connect to VPN via proxy

If I want to connect to the internet, I have to do so over a proxy. Some websites are blocked. On windows I have been connecting to a vpn. I tried this on Ubuntu but it didn't really work. Somehow I ...
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How to configure the VPN on my pc

In my college, we are given with a wifi, the cisco connection, we are given with only proxy address which is 172.16.12.2 and the port number which is 3128 only, this much is given, I want to connect ...
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No more AnyConnect compatible vpn transport in Ubuntu 16.04?

Following my previous experiences with setting up Cisco AnyConnect VPN connections on Ubuntu 14.04 I tried the same approach here by installing packages: sudo apt-get install -y ...
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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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Openvpn - Terminal blocked after starting connection

i have a little Problem with openvpn. I want to establish a VPN connect with open vpn, then get a file from an FTP Server and than close the connection. The VPN and the FTP are working fine. But if ...
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Conserve public IP access when using VPN

A remote computer with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS has a public IP and has to access computers in my local network. I already have a VPN server launched and the remote computer is successfully authenticating ...
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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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Block internet acccess unless VPN is active

I need to connect ONLY through a VPN, so if the VPN is down or the connection to the VPN is lost there should be no routes to Internet available, is this possible? To exemplify: UBUNTU OS MACHINE ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 OpenVPN

When I choose the Connection Type in VPN Connections, I have only PPTP and I can't find OpenVPN, but I already installed it via terminal with the command sudo apt-get install openvpn easy-rsa Why I ...
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Server Recommendation - backup, files, ftp, vpn [on hold]

I think that I Need a low end server, but I would like some recommendations on how much power to buy so that I have what I need for 5 to 10 years. I need an ubuntu server that will run a backup ...
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How to set up an sstp vpn connection?

the question is simple: how to set up an sstp vpn connection in ubuntu 11.04? as of this moment I haven't been able to find a way to make an sstp vpn connection.
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OpenConnect VPN not in Network Manager in 16.04

I have network-manager-openconnect-gnome installed, but there is no option for OpenConnect in Network Manager. If I run sudo openconnect vpn.work.com And enter my details, I can connect to my work ...
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14.04 - VPN established but ssh kills it

I have 14.04 LTS installed on my laptop (VMWare image) and I establish a VPN connection to my home. All that works fine, but when I want to use ssh on my laptop the VPN connection dies immediately. ...
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Why does a new tun connection appear in NetworkManager when a VPN connection is established?

This connection appears in addition to the VPN (openvpn) and it disappears when the VPN connection is closed. I can see it has route settings and the following line appears in the system log: set ...
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VPN HideMy_SS Connection Issue

I've spent more than a few hours searching through forums, and contacting HMA support, a bit useless in this case. Anyways, here are my observations. If UFW / GUFW is enabled with all inbound and ...
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Ubuntu Software will not install my VPN service

In Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Ubuntu Software installer will not install my paid VPN service. It says it is from a third party and may contain non-free components. Why will it not install what I pay for, I ...
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Adding VPN to firewall UFW

I'm having trouble at work in connecting to the work VPN while Firewall (UFW) is active. When i disable it "sudo ufw disable", there are no problems. When it's on, when trying to connect I receive ...
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Freeradius2 traffic counter not work

I've added this block to radiusd.conf sqlcounter monthlytrafficcounter { vcounter-name = Monthly-Traffic check-name = Max-Monthly-Traffic reply-name = Monthly-Traffic-LIMIT ...
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Can you run a VPN connection over HTTP?

Is it possible to connect to a VPN Server having a tunnel over port 80, thus eliminating all the port blockings of a firewall?
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Ubuntu touch - OpenVPN

Is there something available or on the horizon (network settings or an app) to use OpenVPN with Ubuntu touch? My secondary solution would be to switch to read-write (although I'd hate loosing over ...
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Where to find 64-bit version of Kerio vpn client?

I need 64-bit version of kerio vpn client. I could not find it on kerio download site. Is there anyone can give me a .deb link of it?
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Linux Ubuntu Bandwidth Shaping

Setup = VPN for multiple clients I would like to use the following Network Emulator (Netem) from the Linux Foundation to shape a network connection: ...
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Configuring openvpn client behind router

I have a dlink dir-645 router which is connected to cisco modem. My laptop (Ubuntu 15.10) is connected to this router via wi-fi. I have a problem with openvpn connection. When laptop is connected ...
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OpenVPN Ubuntu Server Routing Problems No Internet

I'm running OpenVPN on Ubuntu 15.04. When I connect to the server, I can connect and authenticate correctly (I use PAM auth because I'm lazy). Once connected I can't ping the server or access the ...
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Is there a free VPN service that works on Ubuntu? [closed]

I use Hotspot Shield (Free VPN) on the Windows. Do anyone know of a similar tool or service for Ubuntu? that: Would not require me to have any server. would hide my IP. Would effectively tunnel all ...
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Port Access through VPN

I'm trying to access a PC from behind a VPN (PIA) using the Network Mgr on Ubuntu 14.04.4 but having some issues. Without the VPN up, I can access WANIP:8022 which port forwards to 192.168.1.10:22, ...
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converting .ovpn file to these 3 files: ca.crt, client.crt, client.key

vpnbook.com offers a free openVPN service. This is one of their files: http://paste.ubuntu.com/7231382/ with the name vpnbook-uk1-tcp80.ovpn. I want to convert it to 3 files to be usable in ...
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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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VPN in non-browser applications?

I am at a boarding university with restricted internet access (most broad-band using sites (YT, other video sites, gaming content sites) are blocked). I can bypass the YT blockade easily in browsers ...
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How do I share samba via Open VPN? Is that possible?

I have configured open VPN in my home and that can be accessible from my office easily. Now I want to share samba via my open VPN. How do I can share samba over open VPN between Ubuntu and Windows?. ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 connect to VPN server on port 443 without certificate

I need to connect to a VPN server from Ubuntu 15.10. I know gateway, port 443 username and password. Usually I connect from Windows using Forticlient, but there is no version of this software for ...
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Forticlient SSL VPN on Ubuntu 14.04

I have using Forticlient SSL VPN... I can connect... and I have a status message "Tunnel running" but I cant navigate any IP address of the VPN, for example 10.10.201.17 on google chrome... to see a ...
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Openswan's ipsec verify fails on “Two or more interfaces found, checking IP forwarding”

I'm trying to set an L2TP/IPsec VPN. I have installed openswan from the repository on Ubuntu 13.04 Section: universe/net Architecture: amd64 Version: 1:2.6.38-1 and configured it following the ...
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What to do when pre shared key is shorter than 20 characters for l2tp ipsec?

Where I work the pre shared key that they created for l2tp ipsec is less than 20 characters. I am using the strongswan packages to get vpn connection but it requires that the key be longer than 20 ...
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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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VPN auto connect is entering gibberish password even in browser address bar and key ring field

http://pastebin.com/ZPbJ7ZLR Here's the log. It has never automatically connected to my VPN and attempts to fill any open search box with a long password that isn't correct (because the actual ...
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Cannot connect to PPTP VPN 14.04

I cannot seem to connect to my work's VPN, although the adminstrator assures me I have access. First, when I created the PPTP VPN, the error log in sudo tail -f /var/log/syslog listed Apr 13 ...
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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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Route all traffic through OpenVPN

Yep, this question has been asked a hundred times, and I have searched everywhere, to no avail. The title says it all really. I have an OpenVPN server (On ubuntu), and I can connect to it through ...
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VPN between Ubuntu server using OpenSwan AND Cisco ASA 5510

I have tried all manner of combinations and settings file and I have not been successful in getting my ipsec connection/tunnel up. My ipsec.conf is as follows conn myconnection authby=secret ...
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How to set up ssh connection (acessible over internet, not LAN) using MTS MBLaze modem?

I have a MTS MBlaze USB dongle, with which I can connect to the internet. The question is, how do I set up a ssh connection accessible over the internet so that any one can connect to my PC through ...
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Plex server on Lubuntu behind VPN

I have my plex server on my linux box and it is also behind a usenetserver.com VPN Whenever the VPN is active I do not have remote access to my media. I know this is a fairly common problem but have ...
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VPN SSTP support in ubuntu network manager … [ubuntu 15.04, 64bits]

I've downloaded these DEB packages from http://sourceforge.net/projects/sstp-client/ libsstp-client0_1.0.9_amd64.deb sstp-client_1.0.9_amd64.deb network-manager-sstp_0.9.8.8-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb ...
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bash: /etc/openvpn/server.conf: Permission denied [duplicate]

I want to run this command: gunzip -c /usr/share/doc/openvpn/examples/sample-config-files/server.conf.gz > /etc/openvpn/server.conf Instead I get the error message: bash: ...