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External authentication scripts in OpenVPN the right way
OpenVPN is a wonderfully flexible piece of software in anyone's toolkit, but recently we found a sharp edge that wasn't the most obvious thing to work around. After spinning up a new VPN server we wanted to add username/password authentication against an external source. Looking at the OpenVPN documentation, the --auth-user-pass-verify <script> flag provides this functionality. Writing the script for this was easy enough — read the credentials from a… Continue reading