Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people, just like you, are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
Solved

VPN on a WGT624

Posted on 2003-11-28
8
632 Views
Last Modified: 2008-03-04
Anyone have any idea on how to setup a vpn on a wgt624 router
0
Comment
Question by:chop666
  • 3
  • 2
8 Comments
 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:td_miles
ID: 9846959
You need to supply a little bit more info.

A VPN is between two devices, so the first question is, what is going to be at the other end of the VPN ?

Other questions:

Static or dynamic IP addresses ?
IPSec, PPTP or L2TP ?
What are you trying to achieve ?

The more info you can provide the more likely someone will be able to help you.
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:billwharton
ID: 9961730
Hey Chop666

The WGT624 cannot serve as a VPN endpoint. It can perform vpn pass-through though which basically means, if you have another device which performs the VPN function sitting behind the router, this would work.

If you are looking at this kind of thing, do let me know and I would post additional details on how to accomplish this.

Thank you
0
 

Expert Comment

by:abramwell
ID: 10621284
billwharton,

I am in the same boat as chop666... need to setup a VPN through this router to another computer using a static IP... any advice?

Thanks in advance!
0
Connect further...control easier

With the ATEN CE624, you can now enjoy a high-quality visual experience powered by HDBaseT technology and the convenience of a single Cat6 cable to transmit uncompressed video with zero latency and multi-streaming for dual-view applications where remote access is required.

 
LVL 11

Accepted Solution

by:
billwharton earned 500 total points
ID: 10624613
Refer to the documentation for the WGT624 and give your inside vpn client or server a static IP. Then go to the DMZ section of the router configuration and input your inside computer's IP address.

http://kbserver.netgear.com/products_automatic/WGT624v2.asp
There is a link for a reference manual

How to make a DMZ:
http://kbserver.netgear.com/kb_web_files/n101146.asp

are you in the new york area?
0
 

Expert Comment

by:abramwell
ID: 10625212
Nope, down in Austin, can you swing by?  :)
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:billwharton
ID: 10625249
hehehe

if you are a rich man, package up a vacation for me and i can come fix your router
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
VIRL IP adress 3 79
Cisco 881 ASR - On MPLS Circuit Using IP SLA for failover - not working correctly 1 45
Some issue on SecurityCRT 5 33
Routing 2 local networks together 8 109
In this tutorial I will show you with short command examples how to obtain a packet footprint of all traffic flowing thru your Juniper device running ScreenOS. I do not know the exact firmware requirement, but I think the fprofile command is availab…
In the world of WAN, QoS is a pretty important topic for most, if not all, networks. Some WAN technologies have QoS mechanisms built in, but others, such as some L2 WAN's, don't have QoS control in the provider cloud.
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…

789 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question