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A VPN, or virtual private network, is a way to create secure connections between remote computers and present the connection as if it were over a local private network, allowing for secure communications between servers.

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  • Tutorial

    How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Ubuntu 16.04

    Want to access the Internet safely and securely from your smartphone or laptop when connected to an untrusted network such as the WiFi of a hotel or coffee shop? A Virtual Private Network (VPN) allows you to traverse...
    By Justin Ellingwood VPN Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04
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    How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Ubuntu 18.04

    OpenVPN is a full-featured, open-source Secure Socket Layer (SSL) VPN solution that accommodates a wide range of configurations. In this tutorial, you will set up an OpenVPN server on an Ubuntu 18.04 server and then c...
    By Mark Drake VPN Security Ubuntu Ubuntu 18.04
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    How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Ubuntu 14.04

    OpenVPN is a full-featured open source Secure Socket Layer (SSL) VPN solution that accommodates a wide range of configurations. In this tutorial, we'll set up an OpenVPN server on a Droplet and then configure access t...
    By James VPN Networking Ubuntu
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    7 Security Measures to Protect Your Servers

    When setting up infrastructure, getting your applications up and running will often be your primary concern. However, making your applications to function correctly without addressing the security needs of your infras...
    By Justin Ellingwood Security Firewall Conceptual Networking VPN
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    How To Set Up and Configure an OpenVPN Server on CentOS 7

    Here we'll install and configure OpenVPN on a CentOS 7 server. We'll also discuss how to connect a client to the server on Windows, OS X, and Linux. OpenVPN is an open-source VPN application that lets you create and j...
    By Jacob Tomlinson VPN Security Firewall CentOS
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    How To Setup Your Own VPN With PPTP

    A Point-To-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP) allows you to implement your own VPN very quickly, and is compatible with most mobile devices. Even though PPTP is less secure than OpenVPN, it is faster and uses less CPU re...
    By Bulat Khamitov VPN CentOS
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    How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Debian 8

    A Virtual Private Network (VPN) allows you secure access to a remote server. In short, this allows the end user to mask connections and more securely navigate an untrusted network. With that said, this tutorial teache...
    By Alvin Wan VPN Firewall Security Debian
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    How to Set Up an IKEv2 VPN Server with StrongSwan on Ubuntu 18.04

    A virtual private network, or VPN, allows you to securely encrypt traffic as it travels through untrusted networks, such as those at the coffee shop, a conference, or an airport. IKEv2, or Internet Key Exchange v2, is...
    By Justin Ellingwood, Namo VPN Security Ubuntu 18.04
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    How To Install OpenVPN Access Server on Ubuntu 12.04

    OpenVPN Access Server is a "full featured SSL VPN software solution that integrates OpenVPN server capabilities, enterprise management capabilities, simplified OpenVPN Connect UI, and OpenVPN Client software packages ...
    By chinmoy VPN Security Ubuntu
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    How to Set Up an IKEv2 VPN Server with StrongSwan on Ubuntu 16.04

    A virtual private network, or VPN, allows you to securely encrypt traffic as it travels through untrusted networks, such as those at the coffee shop, a conference, or an airport. IKEv2, or Internet Key Exchange v2, is...
    By Namo VPN Security Ubuntu 16.04
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    How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Debian 9

    OpenVPN is a full-featured, open-source Secure Socket Layer (SSL) VPN solution that accommodates a wide range of configurations. In this tutorial, you will set up an OpenVPN server on a Debian 9 server and then config...
    By Justin Ellingwood, Mark Drake VPN Security Debian Debian 9
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    How To Set Up an OpenVPN Server on Debian 10

    OpenVPN is a full-featured, open-source Secure Socket Layer (SSL) VPN solution that accommodates a wide range of configurations. In this tutorial, you will set up an OpenVPN server on a Debian 10 server and then confi...
    By Justin Ellingwood, Mark Drake VPN Security Debian Debian 10
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    How to Setup and Configure an OpenVPN Server on CentOS 6

    Learn how to setup and configure an OpenVPN Server on CentOS 6.
    By VPN CentOS
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    How To Run OpenVPN in a Docker Container on Ubuntu 14.04

    This tutorial will explain how to set up and run an OpenVPN (http://openvpn.net/index.php/open-source) container with the help of Docker (https://docker.com). OpenVPN provides a way to create virtual private networks ...
    By Kyle Manna VPN Docker Ubuntu
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    How To Create a Point-To-Point VPN with WireGuard on Ubuntu 16.04

    WireGuard is a modern, high performance VPN designed to be easy to use while providing robust security. WireGuard focuses only on providing a secure connection between parties over a network interface encrypted with p...
    By Justin Ellingwood VPN Security Networking Ubuntu 16.04 Ubuntu
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    How To Configure and Connect to a Private OpenVPN Server on FreeBSD 10.1

    OpenVPN is an open-source virtual private network (VPN) server/client application which allows you to join a virtual network (similar to a LAN) securely. This tutorial will explain how to install and configure an Open...
    By CallumA VPN Security Firewall Networking FreeBSD
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    How to Install Tinc and Set Up a Basic VPN on Ubuntu 18.04

    In this tutorial, we will go over how to use tinc to create a secure VPN on which your servers can communicate as if they were on a local network. We will also demonstrate how to use tinc to set up a secure tunnel int...
    By Mitchell Anicas, Mark Drake Ubuntu Ubuntu 18.04 Security Networking VPN
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    Getting Started with Software-Defined Networking and Creating a VPN with ZeroTier One

    This tutorial provides a high-level overview of Software-Defined Networking (SDN), a method for producing a dynamic network fabric whose existence is entirely made up of software. By following this guide, you will set...
    By Sam Cater Networking VPN Ubuntu 16.04
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    How To Install Tinc and Set Up a Basic VPN on Ubuntu 14.04

    In this tutorial, we will go over how to use Tinc, an open source Virtual Private Network (VPN) daemon, to create a secure VPN that your servers can communicate on as if they were on a local network. We will also demo...
    By Mitchell Anicas VPN Networking Security Ubuntu
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    How To Use Ansible and Tinc VPN to Secure Your Server Infrastructure

    In this tutorial, we will demonstrate how to use Ansible, a configuration management tool, to configure Tinc VPN to secure network communications between your Ubuntu and CentOS servers. The mesh VPN that Tinc provides...
    By Mitchell Anicas Security Ansible VPN Networking Configuration Management CentOS Ubuntu