Questions tagged [vpn]

A VPN is a virtual private network. It extends a private network across a public network (e.g. the internet) by dedicated connections, virtual tunneling, or traffic encryption. VPNs can be used to securely access remote services.

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Simple openVPN with static keys

For private use I only want to use a simple peer-to-peer openVPN connection without maintaining a complete Public Key Infrastructure. I have heard it can be simplified by using static keys, but how ...
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How to bridge an access point with a remote network by Wireguard? (with the use of systemd-networkd)

Have been following a members' posts about using the Pi as a Wifi Repeater and/or Bridge and also bridging via openvpn. A member of this forum (Ingo) has provided awesome step-by-step instructions ...
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How to bridge an access point with a remote network by openvpn?

My access point spawns a wireless local area network. Now I want to connect it to my other private network over the internet with openvpn so it gets direct part of the remote network in a common ...
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How To Create A Private Subnet Behind Raspberry Pi?

I have the following setup: Desktop -> [via RPI eth1] <-> Raspberry Pi <-> [via RPI eth0] -> Router -> Internet -> OpenVPN Server I created a bridge successfully but i do not believe a bridge ...
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Setting up Bridged VPN using: RPi 3G Hotspot router + openvpn client to connect to home RPi OpenVPN server

I have a Raspberry Pi 3B+ which is working as a hotspot using a Hologram Nova usb ppp0 device where it receives Internet from and routes the internet through WiFi and Ethernet. This Hologram usb ppp0 ...
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Wireguard installation

So i was following this guide: https://sigmdel.ca/michel/ha/wireguard/wireguard_02_en.html#requisites It should be pretty simple but when installing wireguard my pi says: Building initial module for ...
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Unable to execute tightvncserver: No such file or directory

I'm setting up my RPi 2 so I can run VNC from my Mac. I am running Raspbian Jessie Lite, and using this setup http://www.brooksskybennett.cm/brooksskybennett/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/Setting-up-VNC-...
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Unable to locate package Haguichi - Raspberry Pi

It's my first time trying the Raspberry Pi and I already have hamachi installed. I want to install the GUI part of hamachi as well so I'm trying to install haguichi and i get this error: sudo apt-get ...
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PI as a VPN router for local machines

I would like to enable couple of my machines to access the internet through a VPN connection. My idea is that the PI can simply dial in an establish a connection and then route requests from the other ...
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Wireguard "Unknown device type" "Protocol not supported"

I recently installed Raspberry Pi OS on my Pi 3b. After some basic configuration and running raspi-config, I installed wireguard using apt and the debian backport repos, according to a tutorial. I ...
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Using 'Network Manager' for Wireless & VPN Management

I am new to RP & have been searching for 24 hours for this. I have a 'ThePiHut' USB wifi dongle. It seemed to install its own drivers when I plugged it in and I used the wpa_gui to successfully ...
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RPi as WIFI Access Point and VPN router

I'm trying to set up my RPi as Wifi Access Point and to connect as client to a OpenVPN server. The connection to the VPN server works fine as long I use the Midori. I followed this steps: PI as a ...
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Route wifi AP traffic(wlan0) to tun0 (openvpn) and keep eth0 unaffected for LAN SSH

I want to use my raspberry pi 3 as a wireless AP that I could connect to via my laptop or cell phone for use with my VPN subscription (PIA). Simultaneously, I want to keep my static eth0 IP address ...
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What is the simplest way to securely access my Raspi from internet?

Either from my laptop or my andoid tablet I thought first Port forwarding and the pair of keys for SSH would be good but no avail I lost myself.. Thinking that it's easier I tried also Openvpn but I ...
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Raspberry Pi 3 How to connect to work VPN

I am attempting to connect my Raspberry Pi 3 to my work VPN. I have a VPN address, user name, and password. I have tried searching how to connect to a VPN on the pi, and every search result I get is ...
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VPN Passthrough two ethernet interface

I'm a quite new in the network my internet acces have a proxy so to by-pass it I use a VPN hosted on my VPS. I use the OpenVPN Client software for all my devices. (Windows, Android, Linux) I got a ...
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Raspberry Pi as OpenVPN Access Point

I am trying to setup Raspberry Pi as VPN-WiFi access point connecting to AWS VPC. I followed Raspberry Pi as an access point Here are the all steps I performed in sequence Installed fresh full ...
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OpenVPN won't start on boot (OSMC)

Just got my Pi 1 setup with OSMC yesterday. I've tried getting OpenVPN to start on boot, but no luck. In etc/default/openvpn here's my settings (Netherlands being Netherlands.ovpn): #AUTOSTART="all" #...
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I cannot connect to PIVPN

Hi I set up my raspberry pi 3 as a vpn server using a script called pivpn. The scrpit makes setting up ovenVPN really easy, the installation went fine but when I try to connect to the server it gets ...
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Can't access to ssh after configure OpenVPN Client

I followed a guide to configure my raspberry to connects to PureVPN server following this guide : How to Setup PureVPN on Raspberry Pi. I Followed the part regarding OpenVPN. After the configuration ...
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How to convert a Layer 3 VPN to a Layer 2 VPN?

I have been back and forth with some users here about creating a VPN using my Raspberry Pi 3 as a hotspot (OpenVPN client) but being able to bridge it to my other Rasperry Pi 3 at home (OpenVPN server)...
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How to setup my Pi to proxy all LAN traffic through wifi?

I am quite new to linux and Raspberry Pi world and networking in general. I would like to add a VPN on my Pi, connect my XBOX to my Pi using LAN and have it act as a gateway of sorts so my XBOX is on ...
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Cannot connect to PiVPN Server from WAN but can connect through LAN

I setup PiVPN on my Pi3B. I have a Windows computer. I can connect through OpenVPN GUI on Windows to my Pi, because I changed the WAN address of my router in original .ovpn config file that my PiVPN ...
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Install haguichi on raspberry pi [duplicate]

I already have hamachi installed and its connected to my vpn on my other windows pc. I would like to also install the GUI part of hamachi? I'm trying to install haguichi using this line of code here:...
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Routing issue - use vpn gateway router

Dear Raspberry community, I am using a raspberry with newest stretch version and facing a routing issue. My network: LAN: 192.168.178.0/24 Subnet mask 255.255.255.0 Default eth0 Gateway 192.168.178....
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Switch Raspberry Pi 3 between access point and non-access point

I used this tutorial to make my Raspberry 3 an access point. After following that, I can't connect to the internet—neither via Wi-Fi nor via cable. With this tutorial when I see the DHCP status—it ...
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RPi as VPN Gateway

I have been trying to setup a Raspberry Pi as a "Gateway" to my VPN server, even though I am not a sysadmin, I am usually fine with setting up software such as NGiNX however this has taken a lot of ...
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