Instructions on how to use I2T VPN

A VPN certificate is necessary to access SN4I. This will be made available to the authorized experimenters, then, follow the instructions depending on your OS.


You can install the OpenVPN client for Windows here.

Once OpenVPN is installed, save the VPN credentials in the (default dir: C:/Users//OpenVPN/config). Launch OpenVPN. After that, you should see the OpenVPN icon in the taskbar. Right click in the "Settings" menu and make sure in the "Advanced" tab that the directory shown under "Configuration Files" is the one where you stored the VPN credential files. After this, you can connect to the SN4I VPN by right clicking in the OpenVPN taskbar icon, and then clicking "Connect".


Install OpenVPN

sudo apt install openvpn

Create the sn4i.ovpn config file as follows

# insert client.conf <ca> -----BEGIN CERTIFICATE----- # insert ca.crt -----END CERTIFICATE----- </ca> <cert> -----BEGIN CERTIFICATE----- # insert client1.crt -----END CERTIFICATE----- </cert> <key> -----BEGIN PRIVATE KEY----- # insert client1.pem -----END PRIVATE KEY----- </key> <tls-auth> -----BEGIN OpenVPN Static key V1----- # insert ta.key -----END OpenVPN Static key V1----- </tls-auth>

Run OpenVPN

sudo openvpn --config sn4i.ovpn --daemon vpn