Saturday, 14 September 2013

connecting as with cisco anyconnect

Quote from on anyconnect:
 It does not connect with a PIX device nor with a VPN 3000 Series Concentrator.
 Quote from vpnc official site:

vpnc is supposed to work with:
  • Cisco VPN concentrator 3000 Series
  • Cisco IOS routers
  • Cisco PIX / ASA Zecurity Appliances
  • Juniper/Netscreen

So i learnt that i should not use vpnc as cisco anyconnect  replacement. The alternative would be:

Quote from openconnect:

OpenConnect is a client for Cisco's AnyConnect SSL VPN, .....

I tried openconnect and it works great.
The best part is, it works without or minimal configuration , especially i didn't import any certificate. I have been using it for more than a month and it works flawlessly.