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:


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:
5.Enter IPSEC ID: Zipnet
6.Enter IPSEC Secret for Zipnet@ zippy
7.Enter Username for Your UAnetID
8.Enter password for Your Password
9. The VPN is now connected
10. Take not of the Process ID number. To disconnect, enter sudo kill your pid number