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How can I confirm work cannot access home when I'm on VPN?

1.  I work remotely and am going to the office in the next 12 hours (which is why the highest point value).
2.  I want to do a test from work to see if I can access my home network while in the office.
3.  My question is 2 fold:
  a)  Is my current configuration secure (secure=work cannot see home if/if not on their VPN)?
  b)  How do I test this while in the office?

My current configuration is attached.  Please let me know if I can provide any more information!
Thank you!
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ngailfusCommented:
Your configuration should keep one network from accessing the other.  Is the VPN a point to point between the routers or do you use a client on the PC to connect?
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SysExpertCommented:
In any case your network should be secure if the home router Firewall is on and set up normally.

I hope this helps !
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sjd01032Author Commented:
ngailfus:  Thank you.  I use a VPN on the Work Computer to communicate back.  The home connections just go thru the router.  Does that make sense/answer your question?

So, any way to test that this is secure when I get into the office?

Thanks again!
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ngailfusCommented:
If you leave your work computer at home connected to the VPN you can make a note of the IP address and try to ping or browse its shares from work.
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SysExpertCommented:
also run shields up from your home computer to check what ports are open, if any

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sjd01032Author Commented:
Thank you!
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