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how to block torrent usage during the windows vpn connection session?

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we use windows server 2008 r2 as a vpn server - pptp with the network policy server enabled. How do I prevent user using p2p program while connected to vpn server?
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Use split tunneling in the server. That way, even if the users use p2p or anything, it will go locally and will not come through vpn. In any case, when you configure vpn you define explicitly what traffic is permitted. Rest is denied.

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how to Use split tunneling in the server?
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I am not a perfect windows guy. But this one should help.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb878117.aspx

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by:okamon
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this is not on server .. this is on the client machine though
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you do not need to worry about client/server. Split tunnelling will take care. Just follow the link and enable the options.
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