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 From:  Paul Taylor <ptaylor at addressplus dot net>
 To:  Urban Weigl <uw at avara dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: SPAM LOW: [m0n0wall-dev] Possible problem with PPTP VPN implementation
 Date:  Sat, 24 Sep 2005 20:41:37 -0400
Sounds like an MTU or MSS issue...

On Sep 24, 2005, at 7:39 PM, Urban Weigl wrote:

> Hello,
>
> Running m0n0wall 1.2b10, as of this writing the latest version,  
> there is a possible problem with the PPTP VPN implementation.
>
> Basically what happens is that many web sites can not be accessed/ 
> do not load properly when connected to m0n0wall via the VPN. The  
> problem continues even when fragmented packets are allowed:
>
> "Allow fragmented packets
> Hint: this option puts additional load on the firewall and may make  
> it vulnerable to DoS attacks. In most cases, it is not needed. Try  
> enabling it if you have troubles connecting to certain sites."
>
>
> Kind Regards,
>
> Urban Weigl
> Avara.Net Ltd
> +353 (0)86 8352426 (Mobile)
> +353 (0)94 9631098 (Phone)
> http://www.avara.net (Website)
>
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