Cisco PIX 501 Wake on Lan over VPN not working

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Sep 13th, 2010

I have a Cisco Pix 501 VPN endpoint to my home LAN. I am able to VPN in without an issue using the Cisco VPN Client for Windows. I am looking to be able to use Wake on Lan to power on a computer when needed. For some reason this is not working for me, I have confirmed that the Wake on Lan does work on the Lan with the VPN. What am I missing???


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Yudong Wu Mon, 09/13/2010 - 11:30

If I remember correctly, wake on lan uses broadcase. PIX should not let broadcast pass through VPN tunnel.


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