[lug] Cisco VPN

Ed Moxley ed at moxleynet.com
Wed Feb 2 14:30:45 MST 2005

On Wed, 2005-02-02 at 13:54, Gordon Golding wrote:
> One of the sites which I need to connect to has declared that we need to use a Cisco VPN (I'm waiting for details).
> They are pure MS, have no Linux expertise.  But they said "No problem, it's  a breeze putting the Cisco VPN on a Redhat 8 machine."
> Anybody have any experience with running over VPNs?  Where should I start worrying?

Cisco has a Linux version of their VPN client software.  The Cisco 
software requires the building of a kernel module, due to the 
module not always being buildable after kernel upgrades I prefer 
this open source alternative.  (It doesn't require rebuilding after 
a kernel upgrade).

vpnc - client for cisco3000 VPN Concentrator

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