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en:services:network_services:vpn:anyconnect [2020/03/16 12:50]
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en:services:network_services:vpn:anyconnect [2020/03/25 10:59]
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-====== Cisco AnyConnect ======+====== Cisco AnyConnect (Windows, macOS) ======
  
 The AnyConnect [[http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_Private_Network|VPN]] client is a Java-based application, which establishes a SSL-encrypted tunnel to Cisco ASA 5500 gateways. With this tool communication over otherwise insecure networks like the unencrypted networks like GoeMobile can be secured. The AnyConnect [[http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_Private_Network|VPN]] client is a Java-based application, which establishes a SSL-encrypted tunnel to Cisco ASA 5500 gateways. With this tool communication over otherwise insecure networks like the unencrypted networks like GoeMobile can be secured.
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 <WRAP center round important 100%> <WRAP center round important 100%>
-Due to the current load in VPN, a second server ** vpn-b.gwdg.de ** was set up in addition to vpn.gwdg.de, we recommend using this.+Due to the current load in VPN, two more servers were set up in addition to vpn.gwdg.de: ** vpn-b.gwdg.de ** and ** vpn-c.gwdg.de **.  We recommend using one of them. The current load of the all VPN systems are displayed [[https://status.gwdg.de/vpn|here]]. You may download the AnyConnect client [[https://ftp.gwdg.de/anyconnect/|from our ftp server]] using the username 'vpn' and the password 'fernzugriff'
 </WRAP> </WRAP>
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 +{{url>https://status.gwdg.de/vpn 600px  noscroll noborder }}
 ==== Supported Operating Systems==== ==== Supported Operating Systems====
  
 AnyConnect supports the following operating systems: AnyConnect supports the following operating systems:
  
-|Windows:| Windows 7/8 (32-bit & 64-bit), Vista (32-bit & 64-bit)+| Windows:                       | Windows 7 - 10                         
-|Mac OS:|Mac OS X 10.10 (32-bit & 64-bit)+| Mac OS:                        | Mac OS X ab 10.10                      
-|Linux (officially supported):|RHEL 7 Desktop+| Linux (officially supported):  | RHEL ab 7 Desktop und Ubuntu ab 14.04  |
-|Ubuntu 14.04|Trusty Tar| +
-|Windows Mobile:|Windows Mobile 8.0 Professional & Classic| +
  
 +We strongly advise Linux users to use the [[Linux|built-in OpenConnect client together with NetworkManager]] and not AnyConnect. This also works for the alternative servers b and c.
  
  
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 Download the installation file by clicking on the offered link and run the installation manually. Download the installation file by clicking on the offered link and run the installation manually.
 After the installation is complete the client will be launched. Enter //**vpn.gwdg.de**// as address for the connection, then click on connect to start the login. After the installation is complete the client will be launched. Enter //**vpn.gwdg.de**// as address for the connection, then click on connect to start the login.
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 +<WRAP center round important 60%>
 +Due to the current load in VPN, two more servers were set up in addition to vpn.gwdg.de: ** vpn-b.gwdg.de ** and ** vpn-c.gwdg.de **. We recommend using one of them.
 +</WRAP>
  
 {{ :en:services:network_services:vpn:cisco_anyconnect4.png | vpn.gwdg.de}} {{ :en:services:network_services:vpn:cisco_anyconnect4.png | vpn.gwdg.de}}