NAS326 VPN server possible?

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masterkey
masterkey Posts: 9  Freshman Member
edited July 2019 in Personal Cloud Storage
Hello,
I have a NAS326 and want to access this remote from the outside with my smartphone. As router I use a Fritzbox 7490.
I would like to use a VPN connection, because it is the safest one. Is that possible? If not, an FTP connection with SSH encryption would work as well. So far I have only found the possibility to set up an FTP connection? Isn't that too insecure? What would you suggest?


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  • Mijzelf
    Mijzelf Posts: 2,645  Guru Member
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    When you enable the ssh server on the NAS, you can use SFTP to access it, on port 22. The box also supports FTPES, but that is hard to portforward.
  • masterkey
    masterkey Posts: 9  Freshman Member
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    I got it now. I have set up a VPN connection to my Fritzbox. This allows me to access my home network from my smartphone when I'm on the go.
     
    I can also access the NAS326 from my smartphone via the browser. However, I cannot use the file browser on my smartphone. If I select the "neighboring network" I get the message that WLAN must be activated.

    Does anyone know how to fix this?

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