troubleshooting Question

Windows 2008 R2 server restarts when access remotely via VPN

Avatar of samiam41
samiam41Flag for United States of America asked on
Windows Server 2008Windows 7VPN
16 Comments4 Solutions201 ViewsLast Modified:
Hey Experts!  I have a riddle for you that I'm haven't been able to figure out.  

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server that has LANGuard installed which I use for software deployment and Windows/Microsoft patch management.  When I access the server at the office via RDP and deploy updates through LANGuard, I have no problems.  However, when I am at home, make a VPN connection to that server and begin deploying updates via LANGuard, the server restarts after several minutes.

The VPN software is from Avaya and my laptop I use at home and desktop I use at work are the same OS.  The updates aren't related to the server as that was my first guess as to why the server restarted.  The updates are Windows software updates for a different OU group.

I would greatly appreciate any help you can provide on this.  I can provide log files or anything else if that would help.  Thanks.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
btanExec Consultant
Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 4 Answers and 16 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 4 Answers and 16 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros