As we have talked about what VPNs are and how they can be useful in the workplace or home in our previous VPN post we will now show you how you can run your own OpenVPN server at home or in your business.
In this environment we have selected OpenVPN, It’s free and open source and on of the most secure options out there. We will be running this on Windows Server 2012 however this should run fine on Windows 8 as well.
First we must download and install OpenVPN from the community downloads section at the bottom of the page. Be sure to check all boxes while installing OpenVPN. Once OpenVPN has been installed we can create the required server certificates and keys, To do this input the following commands on an Administrative Command Prompt session. Read More