Watchguard Additional Network cannot reach VPN networks

Posted on 2006-04-03
Last Modified: 2013-11-16
I have a watchguard X700 withsetup to use on the trusted interface. I have several VPN tunnels setup to remote networks on the Watchguard, ex. I have the ANY to ANY rule for these 2 networks and evertyhing works fine. On the Watchguard I added an additional network of The watchguard acts as the default gateway for this network as If I have a client on this network he can access the network fine but not the Remote VPN network of I assumed I need to add a route on the Watchguard and did this with no success. Has anyone done this before?

Question by:bminetwork2277
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    You probably need to add routing on the remote network...  What is the watchguard connecting to at the other end of the vpn?  Likely whatever device is at the other end needs routing setup to point back to the firebox connected to  Also, sounds like you have a good grip on subnetting and whatnot.  But do be sure that none of the routes or networks on the other devices overlap the network 172.16.1.

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    The VPN endpoint in this case is A watchguard SOHO 6. It is setup to send traffic to only. I figured I would add the route on one side and see if I can get a ping through. I will add it on the remote VPN device as well and test it.
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    Excellent.  The routing will definitely required for the ping response to be returned to you.

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