Another VPN Question

Discussion in 'Networking & Security' started by KCarpenter12, Jan 8, 2019.

  1. KCarpenter12

    KCarpenter12 n00bie

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    I want to be able to connect to my remote network through a VPN so I can access the printer and a network folder. Are there any simple VPN servers out there? Where I can just add a username/password to a database? I don't want to be installing certificates or any of that jazz on every machine.

    I may be way off on this as I don't really know anything about it......just seems there is a lot involved in a VPN server...I just need the basics if possible.

    Thanks.
     
  2. Cmustang87

    Cmustang87 [H]ardness Supreme

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    Are you just trying to connect to your home network via secure a connection to access local files and printer(s) at your home network while you are not at home?
     
  3. KCarpenter12

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  4. Cmustang87

    Cmustang87 [H]ardness Supreme

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    CHeck your router - you might have built-in IPSEC or L2TP VPN capabilities. L2TP is outdated and considered insecure, but it can get you what you want. I always recommend IPSEC or SSLVPN. IPSEC does not require a certificate.
     
  5. KCarpenter12

    KCarpenter12 n00bie

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    No options for that on my Linksys E2500
     
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