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-====== Cisco AnyConnect (Windows, macOS) ======+====== Cisco AnyConnect (Windows) ====== 
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 +When using Apple Bonjour for Windows, this can lead to connection problems. ([[http://​support.microsoft.com/​kb/​970313|KB970313]]) . 
 +internet-connection-sharing must not be active when using Cisco AnyConnect.
  
-The AnyConnect [[http://​de.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Virtual_Private_Network|VPN]] client is a Java-based applicationwhich 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. +Should you encounter any problems with your VPN, please do not hesitate ​to contact our [[https://gwdg.de/support|Support]]. 
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-Usage of Apple  ​[[http://www.apple.com/support/bonjour/|Bonjour]] for Windows may cause connection problems with the Cisco AnyConnect client ([[http://​support.microsoft.com/kb/​970313|KB970313]]).+
  
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-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'​.  +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>​+</​WRAP>​Step-by-step image instruction:​ Windows (please click)
  
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 ==== Supported Operating Systems==== ==== Supported Operating Systems====
  
 AnyConnect supports the following operating systems: AnyConnect supports the following operating systems:
  
-| Windows: ​                      | Windows 7 10                         ​+| Windows: ​                      | Windows 7.1/8/10                          
-| Mac OS:                        | Mac OS X ab 10.10                      | +| Mac OS:                        | macOS from 10.13                      | 
-| Linux (officially supported): ​ | RHEL ab 7 Desktop und Ubuntu ​ab 14.04  |+| Linux (officially supported ​versions):  | Ubuntu ​(16.04 and 18.04), RHEL (versions 6 and 7)  |
  
-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.+We strongly advise Linux users to use the [[Linux|built-in OpenConnect client together with NetworkManager]] ​instead of AnyConnect. This solution ​also works for the alternative ​gateways vpn-b.gwdg.de ​and vpn-c.gwdg.de.
  
  
-==== Installation ​Guide ==== +==== Installation ====
-1. Follow the link [[https://​vpn.gwdg.de |VPN-GWDG]] and log in with your username and password as described below. +
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-|  <​user.name>​@|**stud.uni-goettingen.de** |students | +++++ Step-by-step image instruction:​ Windows (please click) ​|
-|  <​user>​@|**gwdg.de** | GWDG employees | +
-|  <​user>​@|**uni-goettingen.de** |university employees ​|+
  
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-2. After logging in,  klick on the link to the AnyConnect client.  +++++ Step-by-step image instructionmacOS (please click) ​|
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-Now klick on the installation link to start the setup. +
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-Now the auto detection process will startThe following three bullet points will describe the different outcomes of this process+{{ :​de:​services:​network_services:​vpn:​01-mac.png | }} 
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- 3If the process detects a Java runtime environment capable of Java Web Start the browser will display one or two security requests+{{ :de:​services:​network_services:​vpn:​04-mac.png | }} 
-After these security requests are granted, the installation process will commence.+{{ :​de:​services:​network_services:​vpn:​05-mac.png | }} 
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-<WRAP center round tip 60%> +1. Please click on [[https://​vpn.gwdg.de/​|vpn.gwdg.de]] and log in with your credentials. The account name is usually ​the same as your email address. Please check [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​start|this list]] if you are not sure.
-Java is not needed for running ​the application,​ only for installing it! +
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-If the current user of the system does not have administrator privileges the administrator privileges will be requested or on Linux systems a +You may also download directly ​the AnyConnect client [[https://ftp.gwdg.de/anyconnect/|from our ftp server]] using the username '​vpn'​ and the password '​fernzugriff'​. ​ You can then directly continue with step 4.
-terminal with a prompt for the sudo password will be opened. +
-On Linux this will fail when //xterm// is not installed.+
  
-After the installation ​the client will start and establish a connection. +2. Click on //​AnyConnect//​ within ​the navigation bar on the left.
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​vpn:​cisco_anyconnect2.png |Connection Established}}+
  
- 4In modern browsers where Java is deactivated,​ the installation process will stop and an installation file is offered for download. +3Click on //Start AnyConnect//​If you do not have //AnyConnect//​ installed yetyou are asked to download ​the installation file. You may need to wait several seconds until the download starts.
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​vpn:​cisco_anyconnect3.png | Manual Installation}} +
-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 connectionthen click on connect ​to start the login.+
  
-<WRAP center round important 60%> +4. Install AnyConnect from the file you have just downloadedPlease make sure that you are in possession ​of sufficient administration rights on your system or consult your administrator
-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>+5. Open the newly installed program ​//Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client// to start the VPN. 
  
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​vpn:​cisco_anyconnect4.png | vpn.gwdg.de}}+6. Insert any gateway address (**vpn-b.gwdg.de** or **vpn-c.gwdg.de** or **vpn.gwdg.de**) and click on //​Connect//​.
  
-Enter the same username ​and password as in step 1 and click on //ok// to complete ​the login+7. Enter your credentials. These are usually your email address ​and the corresponding password
-After the login a connection will be established. + 
-  +8. Accept the conditions for using the VPN.
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​vpn:​cisco_anyconnect5.png | login }}+
  
-5. If a installation via Active X is possible and allowed by the user the installation will proceed automatically and a connection will be established.+You are now connected to the VPN.
  
-6. After a successful ​ installation ​the AnyConnect-Client will be shown in the system tray. By right clicking ​or double clicking the symbol in the tray the VPN can be disconnected. +If you want to start the VPN again, just start the client directly ​or visit [[https://vpn.gwdg.de/|vpn.gwdg.de]].
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:vpn:​cisco_anyconnect5.png }} +
-After the first installation the AnyConnect-Client can be launched like any installed application without visiting ​vpn.gwdg.de .+