Connect iPhone/Laptop to Home Network via OpenVPN on Cisco E3000 w/ Tomato USB firmware

This is a log to try OpenVPN.

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Environment:

Router: Cisco E3000 w/ Tomato 1.28-116 K26 by Shibby

Phone: iOS 7

Computer: Windows 8.1 x64

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1. Download OpenVPN at: http://openvpn.net/index.php/open-source/downloads.html

choose Windows Installer (64bit), then install with all the components.

2. Creating the Certificates and keys

Run Windows Command Prompt (cmd) as Administrator:

cd C:Program FilesOpenVPNeasy-rsa

init-config

This will copy vars.bat and openssl.cnf to easy-rsa folder

notepad vars.bat

Open notepad and edit vars.bat, fill the following at the end of file:

set KEY_COUNTRY=
set KEY_PROVINCE=
set KEY_CITY=
set KEY_ORG=
set KEY_EMAIL=

Save. Then type the following: (when at the 3rd command => build-ca, hit ‘Enter’ for everything except ‘Common Name Parameter’, enter something, eg:  MyName) Continue reading Connect iPhone/Laptop to Home Network via OpenVPN on Cisco E3000 w/ Tomato USB firmware