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Remote Access VPN for Other devices

RBHS offers several methods of establishing Remote Access VPN connectivity on devices running various Linux distributions. The methods described on this page have been tested with Red Hat and Ubuntu. Documentation and software downloads for each are located on this page.

AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client for Linux

AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client is the offical Cisco VPN Client. The Linux version is available at the following link:
The Anyconnect Secure Mobility Client

Extract the contents of the package, and run the ~/anyconnect-4.3.01095/vpn/ script as root or with the sudo command.

OpenConnect Open Source Client

A VPN connection can also be established using Open Connect Open Source Client. Both and openconnect and networkmanager-openconnect packages are available in the repositories for the majority of Linux operating systems.


For assistance with VPN issues, please open a Heat ticket by sending an email to or by calling the service center at (732)743-3200.