New Firmware and Application Notes for DrayTek Products ( 8 December 2017)
New Application Notes
[Vigor3900] How to enable Google SafeSearch (by using LAN DNS)?
Google Search offers SafeSearch filtering service which can help us to block inappropriate or explicit images from Google Search results. The examples below will show you how to force LAN networks to enable Google SafeSearch by LAN DNS feature on Vigor2960.
This application note applies to the Vigor3900, Vigor2960, and Vigor300B routers.
How to force your LAN Clients to use Google SafeSearch?
SafeSearch is a Google service that helps you block inappropriate images from Google Search results. We can use LAN DNS feature to force LAN clients to use SafeSearch when they use Google Search.
This application note applies to the Vigor DrayOS routers.
How to force your LAN clients to use YouTube in Restricted mode?
YouTube provides Restricted Mode that helps screen out potentially objectionable content. The example used in this application note shows show how to configure the Vigor Router to force LAN clients to use YouTube in Restricted mode.
Aggressive Mode VPN Connection between SonicWALL and Draytek Router
This application note shows the configuration steps to set up a VPN tunnel between a DrayTek router and a SonicWALL router using Aggressive mode.
How to authenticate Host to LAN VPN with AD/LDAP server?
This application note shows how to configure Vigor Router to use an external LDAP/AD server for VPN authentication.
Security and Performance comparison of VPN types which Vigor router supports
This application note has a comparison table of various VPN protocols supported in Vigor routers. Links for each protocol in the table, point to related application notes.
How to setup LAN and WAN connections via wireless with 2 Aps?
This application note shows the configuration steps to set up LAN and WAN connections via wireless with two access points.
How to Connect DrayTek Vigor2860 / Vigor2862 to VDSL2 connection on Optus NBN network?
This application note describes how to configure the DrayTek Vigor2860 and Vigor2862 routers for a VDSL2 connection on the Optus NBN network.
How to get all the TR-069 parameters that CPE supports?
This application note document shows how to check the supported parameters of each CPE device and extract the parameters in XML format or view the values directly. It also shows how you can check the parameters from VigorACS SI and VigorACS 2.
How to perform the basic troubleshooting on Active Directory/LDAP issues?
This application note provides some tips on troubleshooting LDAP issues.
When to use LDAP in Simple mode and when to use LDAP in Regular mode?
This application note describes the differences between Simple mode and Regular mode, and when to use them accordingly.
How to allow users login to Vigor’s Hotspot with their social media accounts (e.g.: Facebook & Google)?
Vigor2860 and Vigor2862 wireless routers running the latest firmware support Hotspot Web Portal with user authentication through their social media account such as Facebook and Google. This application note shows how to set up the hotspot web portal with Facebook login.
Why the browser cannot redirect to the Hotspot Web Portal page to HTTPS website?
This application note explains why you sometimes may get a warning message when using the hotspot web portal feature to redirect clients to HTTPS websites.
- Fixed WPA2 KRACK vulnerability issue which affected Wireless WAN mode only.
For a complete list of improvements refer to the release notes in the firmware download link.
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- Update bootloader version to 1.3.2.
- Support Fast NAT function to reduce CPU loading (in NAT>>Fast NAT).
- Corrected: Failed to view the configured URL Filter Profile (empty content).
- Corrected: Correct the rate unit for Filtering Rate in Firewall>>DoS Defense>> Switch Rate Limit>>Storm Filter.
- Corrected: HTTPS access barrier blocked remote https connection even the user had logged in.
- Corrected: A potential error which might result in flooding WAN removed from load balance pool forever.
For a complete list of improvements and known issues refer to the release notes in the firmware download link.
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