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Sep
20
DrayTek Weekly Update 20 September 2017
Posted by Roy Panetta on 20 September 2017 11:48 AM

New Application Notes

VPN

[Vigor3900] How to use DHCP relay over the VPN tunnel?

The Vigor3900/2960 can act as a DHCP Relay Agent, allowing LAN clients on a local LAN subnet or a connection over a VPN tunnel to obtain IP addresses from a central DHCP server,

 This application note shows how to configure the Vigor3900 to relay DHCP requests to the DHCP server.

Click here to read the application note.

 

User Management

How to create Facebook APP for Web Portal Authentication?

The latest firmware for the Vigor2860 router now has a web portal feature that supports social login as an authentication method. This application note shows how to use Facebook to authenticate users for the web portal.

Click here to read the application note.

 

Connectivity

How to establish BGP connection?

This application note shows how to set up a BGP connection between a Vigor2860 router and a Vigor2862 router over the WAN connections.

Click here to read the application note.

[Vigor3900] How to establish BGP connection on WAN?

This application note shows how to set up a BGP connection between a Vigor23900 router and a Vigor2960 router over the WAN connections.

Click here to read the application note.

[Vigor3900] How to establish BGP connection on LAN?

This application note shows how to set up a BGP connection between a Vigor23900 router and a Vigor2960 router over the LAN connections.

Click here to read the application note.

 

Miscellaneous

How to use DrayDDNS?

DrayDDNS is a new feature introduced in the latest firmware for the Vigor2925 routers. (firmware version 3.8.4.2).

This application note shows how to set up the DrayDDNS feature in the router. 

Click here to read the application note.

 

Firmware Updates

Vigor2952 V3.8.4.2

New Feature

  •          Added Support for VigorACS 2.

Improvements

  •          PPTP VPN did not forward GRE traffic automatically.
  •          Certificates generated / signed in Certificate Management can be used by SHA-256.
  •          Allow Virtual WAN on Policy Route.
  •          FTP Privileged port bounce scan.

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Vigor3220 V3.8.4.1

New Feature

  •          Added Support for VigorACS 2.0.

Improvements

Refer to the list in the release notes available in the download link.

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Sep
13
DrayTek Weekly Update 13 September 2017
Posted by Roy Panetta on 13 September 2017 10:13 AM

Upcoming Webinar

Firewall and its Applications in DrayTek Routers– Part 2

Tuesday 19 September 2017

10:00AM – 10:30AM (AEST)

You are invited to attend our next webinar presentation where we will discuss Firewall and its Applications using DrayTek routers.

This is part 2 of our two part webinar series giving an overview of DrayTek firewall Solutions. The discussion will build upon the topics covered in part 1 of the webinar series describing how DrayTek firewalls work and the configuration parameters involved.  Configuration of IP filters will be covered as well as content filtering. The discussion will also cover the use of objects to simplify firewall configuration.

There will be time to ask questions at the end of the presentation.

To find out more, please join us for this interesting webinar.

webinar

 

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Sep
7
DrayTek Weekly Update 7 September 2017
Posted by Roy Panetta on 07 September 2017 01:00 PM

New Application Notes

User Management

How to allow users login to Vigor's Hotspot with their social media accounts?

The latest firmware for the Vigor2860 Router now supports Hotspot Web Portal function. The network administrator can configure the Vigor Router as a Hotspot provider with web authentication and allow users to log in with their social media accounts, such as Facebook and Google. This application note shows how to set up the hotspot web portal with Facebook login.

Click here to read the application note.

How to use Time Quota or Data Quota to limit user's Internet access?

User-based management allows Network Administrator to restrict the Internet access to authorized users only. Network Administrator may also set a time quota or data quota for the users. This application note shows how to set a time quota and data quota for individual user accounts.

Click here to read the application note.

WLAN

How to reboot Vigor AP with Schedule?

This application note shows how to schedule Auto Reboot the Access Point, turn the Wi-Fi signal, LED on or off.

Click here to read the application note.

LAN

What is Bind IP to MAC and how to use it?

This application note shows how to use the Bind IP to MAC to assign a fixed IP address for devices on the LAN.

Click here to read the application note.

VPN

How many VPN connections does DrayTek router support?

This application note provides a table listing router models and the number and type of VPN connections supported.

Click here to read the application note.

iPhone to Vigor Router - L2TP over Ipsec

This application note shows how to set up a Vigor Router as a L2TP VPN server for iPhone, and how we can establish a L2TP VPN from iPhone and connect to the private network of Vigor Router.

Click here to read the application note.

Vigor3900 to Vigor3900 - IKEv2

IKEv2 is a new VPN protocol now supported in the latest firmware version 3.8.5 for DrayOS routers and v1.3.0 for Vigor3900/2960. This application note shows how to configure an IKEv2 VPN tunnel between a Vigor Router and Vigor3900/2960.

Click here to read the application note.

 

Firmware Updates

Vigor2860 V3.8.5

New Features and Improvements

  •          SIP & RTSP ALG
  •          Wireless 2.4G & 5G roaming
  •          Large LAN subnet, and subnet network mask could be “/22”.
  •          White/black list in DNS filter

For a complete list of new features and improvement refer to the release notes available in the download link below:

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Aug
31
DrayTek Weekly Update 31 August 2017
Posted by Roy Panetta on 31 August 2017 10:31 AM

Upcoming Webinar

Free Webinar – Firewall and its Applications - Part 1

Tuesday 5 September 2017

10:00AM – 10:30AM (AEST)

You are invited to attend our next webinar presentation where we will discuss Firewall and its Applications – Part 1 using DrayTek routers.

This will be part 1 of a two-part webinar series giving an overview of DrayTek firewall Solutions. It will be introduced with a description of firewall basics followed by a discussion of the firewall facilities provided by DrayTek routers. The firewall facilities looked at will be Stateful packet inspection (SPI), IP Default filters and Denial of Service (DoS) defence. It will also include a discussion of configuration options available.

There will be time to ask questions at the end of the presentation

To find out more, please join us for this interesting webinar.

webinar

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Aug
24
DrayTek Weekly Update 18 August 2017
Posted by Roy Panetta on 24 August 2017 11:59 AM

Invitation to DrayTek Workshop in Brisbane, Queensland

 

Workshop

There are a few places remaining for our next DrayTek workshop to be held in Brisbane. If you are interested click on the link below to register.

 

 

 

New Application Notes

VPN

How to establish VPN connection from macOS to Vigor Router via IKEv2?

IKEv2 VPN tunnel is now supported in DrayOS version 3.8.5.  This application note shows how to establish a dial-in IKEv2 VPN tunnel between a Vigor Router and macOS devices.

Please contact us if you require the latest beta release firmware supporting IKEv2

Click here to read the application note.

How to establish VPN connection from iOS to Vigor Router via IKEv2?

IKEv2 VPN tunnel is now supported in DrayOS version 3.8.5.  This application note shows how to establish a dial-in IKEv2 VPN tunnel between a Vigor Router and IOS devices.

Please contact us if you require the latest beta release firmware supporting IKEv2

Click here to read the application note.

The alternative to PPTP VPN after upgrading your Apple devices to iOS 10 or macOS Sierra

Apple announced that PPTP VPN will no longer be supported in iOS 10 and macOS Sierra. Alternative options are to use IPsec, IKEv2 or SSL. This application note provides links to various articles that provide configuration examples for various devices and connection method.

Click here to read the application note.

Vigor Router to Vigor Router - IKEv2

IKEv2 VPN tunnel is now supported in DrayOS version 3.8.5.  This application note shows how to establish a IKEv2 VPN connection between two Vigor Routers.

 Please contact us if you require the latest beta release firmware supporting IKEv2

Click here to read the application note.

 

WLAN

How to connect Vigor Router with VigorAP by WDS mode?

This application note shows how to create a WDS connection between a VigorAP and a Vigor Router. The example uses a Vigor2860ac and a VigorAP 900.

Click here to read the application note.

 

Firewall

[Vigor3900] The mechanism and policy of Firewall Rules

This application note describes the differences between the three type of IP Filter rules in the Vigor3900 and Vigor2960 routers:

  •          Accept/Block Immediately
  •          Accept/Block if No Further Match while Next Group is selected
  •          Accept/Block if No Further Match while Next Group is left blank

Click here to read the application note.

 

Connectivity

How to establish BGP connection?

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) is now supported in the latest official firmware release in the Vigor2860 router.

This application note shows how to configure BGP routing between two Vigor routers.

Click here to read the application note.

 

How to set up Vigor2952 as PPPoE server for LAN clients?

Vigor2952 can be set as PPPoE server for LAN clients. This can secure LAN clients connection by PPP authentication. Furthermore, network administrator can set the connection time and data quota to regulate the LAN clients.

Click here to read the application note.

 

How to enable ALG (Application Layer Gateway)?

 ALG is used in Vigor routers to replace the private IP with public IP in the negotiation packet from the client and open dynamic TCP/UDP ports required in the connection. This application note covers various configuration scenarios.

 Click here to read the application note.

 

Miscellaneous

How to use DrayDDNS?

DrayTek have announced that they are now providing a DDNS service - DrayDDNS. It will provide a domain name for each Vigor Router, updating the DDNS IP address for the WAN connection. This application note shows how to set up the DrayDDNS feature in the Vigor2925 router.

(This feature is currently only available in firmware version 3.8.4.2 for the Vigor2925 series routers. This feature will be added to other models as a firmware update.

Click here to read the application note.

 

How to use Temperature Sensor?

This application note shows how to configure Temperature Sensor on Vigor DrayOS router.

You will need to have the USB Thermometer (DT201U) plugged into the router USB port for this feature to be available.

Click here to read the application note.

 

[Vigor3900] How to use Temperature Sensor?

This application note shows how to configure Temperature Sensor on Vigor Linux based routers

You will need to have the USB Thermometer (DT201U) plugged into the router USB port for this feature to be available

Click here to read the application note.

 

Firmware Updates

Vigor2832 V3.8.3.5

New Features

  •          Support VigorACS 2.0.
  •          Support unique 'Self-Signed' certificate & private key for HTTPS (System Maintenance>>Self-Signed Certificate).

For bug fixes refer to the release notes available in the download link.

Click here to download

Smart VPN Client for macOS V1.1.1

Updated Smart VPN client for IOS X 10.11 devices or later. This version includes:

  •          Improved keep alive mechanism with Vigor Router.
  •          Minor bug fixes

Click here for download details.

 

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