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Getting a ASN

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Transit

BGP Terminology

Transit is when you (generally speaking) pay a network for access to there network and there cust...

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Peering

BGP Terminology

Peering, generally speaking when referring to BGP, regards the act of two networks agreeing to in...

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Subnet

IP addresses

A subnet in it's most basic form is a group of IP addresses, subnetting is the act of breaking up...

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ARIN

Getting a ASN RIR Route

Getting an ASN via ARIN (or any LIR, really) is more difficult and almost always more expensive t...

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What is WireGuard?

WireGuard Basics of WireGuard

WireGuard is a fairly new Layer 3 VPN protocol that runs on top of UDP. It's main selling points ...

Updated 1 month ago by Dominik

How does WireGuard work?

WireGuard Basics of WireGuard

WireGuard works by using cryptographic keys to encapsulate packets, then sending them using it's ...

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Simple router/bounce node with 3 clients

WireGuard WireGuard example configs

DO NOT USE THE KEYS IN THESE EXAMPLES, THEY ARE PUBLIC AND SHOULD NEVER BE USED IN PRODUCTION Bo...

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PersistentKeepalive

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

PersistentKeepalive is used for devices that are behind nats or other restrictive firewalls to pr...

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PublicKey

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

This config option is used to define the public key of the remote node! to find out how to get th...

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AllowedIPs

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

AllowedIPs defines any IP ranges for which the device will be routing or passing traffic for. Cli...

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Endpoint

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

Defines the public IP:port of a remote peer or device. Do not include this for devices that sit b...

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[Interface]

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

The [Interface] config option for the local device running the tunnel Used as [Interface]

Updated 1 month ago by Emily

[Peer]

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

[Peer] is used for defining the VPN settings for a remote node capable of routing traffic for one...

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PostDown

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

The PostDown similar to the others is the inverse of PostUp and will run commands on the successf...

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PreDown

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

The PreDown command is used to run commands on request the tunnel be destroyed/brought down, it's...

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PostUp

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

Similar to Preup PostUp is used to run commands, but PostUp runs after the tunnel is up and runni...

Updated 1 month ago by Emily

PreUp

WireGuard WireGuard configuration options

PreUp is used to run a command before your tunnel interface is brought up. This command can also ...

Updated 1 month ago by Emily