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Postby mejam » Fri Mar 20, 2009 10:33 am

I have a remote hardware ssl-vpn firewall....my LAN clients directly connect to that VPN but what i want is i setup a local VPN server which will connect to the main VPN server and my LAN clients connect to local VPN and do their work...is there any solution available on Linux...?
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Re: VPN

Postby LinuxFreaK » Fri Mar 20, 2009 12:30 pm

Dear mejam,
Salam,

mejam wrote:I have a remote hardware ssl-vpn firewall....my LAN clients directly connect to that VPN but what i want is i setup a local VPN server which will connect to the main VPN server and my LAN clients connect to local VPN and do their work...is there any solution available on Linux...?


For this you need two VPN Servers.

VPN-A and VPN-B

VPN-A connects as client to VPN-B and your customers connects to VPN-B as client and they can share services.

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Postby mejam » Fri Mar 20, 2009 12:42 pm

i did not get it farrukh bhai....why i need two servers...VPN server in USA is a hardware VPN solution Sonicwall SSL-VPN...i want to setup a local VPN server that directly connects to Primary VPN server in USA and my LAN clients just connect to local VPN to do their work....i dont want LAN clients to connect with VPN server in USA
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Postby LinuxFreaK » Sat Mar 21, 2009 4:29 pm

Dear mejam,
Salam,

mejam wrote:i did not get it farrukh bhai....why i need two servers...VPN server in USA is a hardware VPN solution Sonicwall SSL-VPN...i want to setup a local VPN server that directly connects to Primary VPN server in USA and my LAN clients just connect to local VPN to do their work....i dont want LAN clients to connect with VPN server in USA


Does not it include two VPN Server ?

1. Hardwaare VPN
2. Software VPN

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Postby mejam » Tue Mar 24, 2009 10:28 am

alrite....can you guide how can i setup this VPN...?i just need some hints...i have never done a VPN setup like this... :cry:
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Postby LinuxFreaK » Wed Mar 25, 2009 1:26 pm

Dear mejam,
Salam,

mejam wrote:alrite....can you guide how can i setup this VPN...?i just need some hints...i have never done a VPN setup like this... :cry:


You can use any OpenSource VPN Software.

FYI,

http://www.openvpn.org
http://www.freeswan.org
http://www.openswan.org

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Postby mejam » Wed Mar 25, 2009 1:38 pm

Thanks alot farrukh bhai...these links are really helpful to understand the concepts of VPN
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Postby mahin_pk » Fri Mar 27, 2009 10:37 am

mejam wrote: to understand the concepts of VPN


Do check out Zeroshell also, may help you.
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Postby mejam » Fri Mar 27, 2009 11:22 am

Thanks mahin
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Postby x2oxen » Sat Mar 28, 2009 11:21 am

Even mikrotik can do your job!
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Postby mejam » Sat Mar 28, 2009 6:01 pm

thanks for your contribution OX but i asked about open-source based FREE solution which unfortunately Mikrotik is not...... :?
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