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How to Install an OpenVPN Server on CentOS 6

This article will guide you through the setup and configuration of OpenVPN server on your CentOS 6 cloud server. We will also cover how to configure your Windows, OS X, or Linux client to connect to your newly installed OpenVPN server. Before we begin, you’ll need to have the Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) […]

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How to setup OpenVPN in a Debian 6 VPS

Sometimes, especially with all of the sales, you can gather quite a few extra VPS servers. Especially small ones that aren’t very good for large scale projects. This is why I decided to turn one of my low end VPS servers (that’s redundant, isn’t it…) into an openVPN server that I can use to securely […]

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PPTP Debian/Ubuntu OpenVZ Setup Script

This guide is intended for those who want to set up a PPTP VPN on OpenVZ with Debian or Ubuntu on a capable provider such as ShineServers.Com . Lots of time has been spent through trial and error trying to figure it out. Insight and portions of this guide have been taken from howtogeek.com. What is PPTP? PPTP […]

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Setup a PPTP VPN in OpenVZ

Enable PPP module in SolusVM (Manage > Controls > Settings > “Enable PPP”) Re-install with our Debian 6 w/pptpd template in SolusVM (Manage > Controls > General > “Re-install”) Change localip in /etc/pptpd.conf to your VPS IP address Setup username and password in /etc/ppp/chap-secrets Run iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -j SNAT –to-source YOURVPSIP Run iptables-save Run service pptpd restart […]

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How to secure SSH in Centos

When you first begin to approach your newly installed server, there are a few early steps you should take to make it more secure from hackers. The first tasks can include setting up a new user, providing them with the proper privileges, and configuring SSH. Step One — Login via Root  Step Two — Change […]