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Offline Snailkhan

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Capture Packet of PPTP Traffic from specific IP
« on: November 24, 2015, 11:44:46 am »
Hi,
Is it possible to capture traffic of specific ip connected to pfsense via pptp tunnel ?
i couldnt find it available in pfsense interface.
tried selecting WAN interface and entered IP but logs were empty.

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Re: Capture Packet of PPTP Traffic from specific IP
« Reply #1 on: November 24, 2015, 02:37:52 pm »
1. Stop using PPTP.

2. Yes but not via the GUI:
You'd have to figure out which PPTP interface the user is connected to and then packet capture on that (e.g. pptpd1, pptpd2, etc) and capture on that interface.
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Re: Capture Packet of PPTP Traffic from specific IP
« Reply #2 on: November 24, 2015, 03:32:24 pm »
1. Stop using PPTP.

2. Yes but not via the GUI:
You'd have to figure out which PPTP interface the user is connected to and then packet capture on that (e.g. pptpd1, pptpd2, etc) and capture on that interface.


Not using pptp for any useful thing .. for that i am using openvpn.

its very specific need to troubleshoot an issue ..

i am able to figure out which pptp interface i am connnected for command line i am looking into it (though its new to me .. )