Ubuntu VPN

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Connecting to the University's VPN is possible using Ubuntu 9.10 with VPNC and Network Manager. Follow these steps to get it running:

Instructions

GUI Based

Will be update for the Unity GUI shortly.

Command Line


1. Open a Terminal Window
2.Type sudo vpnc
3.Enter your root password
4.Enter IPSEC gateway address: 130.101.72.100
5.Enter IPSEC ID: Zipnet
6.Enter IPSEC Secret for Zipnet@130.101.72.100: zippy
7.Enter Username for 130.101.72.100: Your UAnetID
8.Enter password for 130.101.72.100: Your Password
9. The VPN is now connected
10. Take not of the Process ID number. To disconnect, enter sudo kill your pid number