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    How to enable outbound NAT on OpenVPN?

    First time user of this app. My OpenVPN profile is not allowing me to NAT traffic to Synology LAN IP. For instance, I have my tunnel working, because it shows in OpenVPN client that it is up, and tun0 is working, and Route print shows tunnel is defined correctly. But, I cannot ping other...
  2. E

    VPN Connection Preventing Web Station from Working

    Hello, I have Web Station setup on my Diskstation to act as an API for my IOT devices. That I have working from the public internet as required by IFTTT (port forwarded in my router). The only problem is, I would also like my Diskstation to connect to a VPN, so that other services like...
  3. WST16

    Info 5 eyes, 9 eyes, 14 eyes explained (VPN related).

    I found this in my bookmarks. You can check if a VPN service falls under any of the “eyes” jurisdictions. One thing one should check when using a VPN service is if it leaks IP addresses (exposing your source IP address). Use a tool like IP Leak to test your VPN connection. I’ve tried this a...
  4. BobW

    Solved OpenVPN Server not working properly after DSM Update

    Hello, I have a bit of a problem with OpenVPN Server from Synology. After the last DSM update, OpenVPN server no longer works properly. I can connect to the vpnserver from outside and get to see the IP of my ISP when I do an IP check, and other apps on my mobile have access to the internet...
  5. daptap

    Question VPN Client very slow connected to VPN Server on DS718+

    Have a vpn server set up on my DS718+ with OpenVPN protocol (UDP / 1194). I've got the config files on my ios devices and windows 10 laptop. I get like 1/3mbps when hooked up to my vpn server, but like 50/50mbps when hooked up to Mullvad, also on vpn server. This is all on my office's att...
  6. jono

    Security advice when sharing files?

    In the past I've had a domain pointed at my DiskStation (DS1019+) and accessed DSM, Drive etc. via the domain name/HTTPS, but now I have sensitive work files on there and don't want to expose the Synology to the internet. So I no longer use the domain name and just use a VPN to access DSM...
  7. jono

    Leave VPN Plus on iOS connected all the time?

    While I'm away from home I often use VPN Plus on my phone to connect back home to various services via a VPN running on SRM. While I'm out I connect to the VPN, then disconnect once I'm done, but every now and then forget to disconnect and will notice it's still connected a few hours later...
  8. daptap

    Certificate Verification Error

    I'm getting the attached error when trying to login in to my vpn server on my DS718+ through the openvpn app on my iphone. I have an email from the Expiry Bot at LE that says the certificate expires on 11/21 (so, not expired). I haven't changed any settings and this has been working for a...
  9. WST16

    Tutorial DS VPN Server OpenVPN configuration

    WST16 submitted a new resource: DS VPN Server OpenVPN configuration - OpenVPN to access LAN Read more about this resource...
  10. WST16

    Tutorial DS VPN Server OpenVPN configuration

    Difficulty: medium Prerequisites: router port forwarding knowledge and a high-level understanding of the DS firewall is recommended. Hi, In this guide I’ll share how I configured my VPN Server package to allow access to my DS and LAN (with the firewall enabled). If you’ve enabled remote...
  11. Imcon

    Active Backup and VPN (how to avoid backup while connected via VPN?)

    Active Backup is a nice solution. I like it. Unfortunately I have a problem which I'm not able to solve: as soon as I connect to our network via VPN, The Synology Active Backup for Business (server) thinks that I'm on LAN and start the backup task (when it is the time to do it). You can imagine...
  12. akahan

    VPN Connection Disconnects and can't reconnect?

    I have one of my Diskstations connecting to a VPN server (Torguard), and every day or two it disconnects and is unable to reconnect. Selecting the connection and pressing the "Connect" button results only in an "unable to connect" error. I would blame the Torguard VPN server, or my settings...
  13. daptap

    If I renew my LE certificate do I need to update my client config file?

    After I renew my Let’s Encrypt certificate through DSM, do I need to do anything with the OpenVPN configuration file on the clients? Do either of the 2 long string certificates in the config file change upon renewal of the LE cert? Seems like I always get a message saying mismatched certs...
  14. jono

    Solved VPN Plus: Change IP Range?

    I've been using VPN Plus on my RT2600ac router for quite a while. After 'messing around with it' after some connection problems I uninstalled the app, then reinstalled it. Now it has an IP range for OpenVPN of 172.22.0.x whereas previously it had an IP range of 10.8.0.x. Does anyone know how to...
  15. WST16

    Question Direct Download Station to go through VPN?

    To all the VPN masters. I'm trying to have my download station traffic (torrent dloads) go through a vpn service. Under network interface, I've created a VPN profile, added my OpenVPN credentials, the vpn server and the certificate and I'm connected. So far so good. Now, how to tell Download...
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    VPN SSL Certificate error

    Currently using Synology’s quickconnect method to remotely connect to my nas. We’ll use DS File for this example. I am able to connect with no issues using quickconnect. However, when I turn on OpenVPN to vpn into the nas and then try to log into ds file I receive a message stating “the ssl...
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    Question Multi-factor authentication for VPN server on DSM?

    HI all - loving this unofficial forum, and new NAS DS218+ with DSM 6.2 :) Would anyone know how to set up multiple-factor authentication for a VPN server (whichever VPN works, really) on DSM, please? Ideally, from most preferred to less preferred: Hardware token like Yubikey TOTP like Google...
  18. jono

    Firewall rules for RT2600ac & DS1019+ & VPN

    I asked this over on reddit but didn't really get the info I needed, so hoping the experts at this new forum will be able to help :) I've recently setup a VPN on my RT2600ac router with SSL VPN and OpenVPN (not sure why I setup both, I guess I'm just playing around as I'm new to VPNs). I want...
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