Running Cisco Systems VPN Client with FreeBSD

Alexandre Vieira nullpt at
Mon Oct 23 10:39:33 UTC 2006

On 10/23/06, Joao Barros <joao.barros at> wrote:
> On 10/23/06, Alexandre Vieira <nullpt at> wrote:
> > I don't have, yet, details about the devices that will be used in the
> client
> > side but I know that we'll use RSA randomized rotative SecureID's and
> we'll
> > use IPSEC.
> >
> > I'm not aware if this kind of auth mecanism has anything to do with the
> > client itself.
> That authentication mechanism is configured on the vpn concentrator
> but performed with the help from an additional box running an RSA
> specific app.
> Most likely the VPN Concentrator and the PIX will disappear and the
> ASAs will be a multi purpose device so keep those in mind if it's a
> new buy.
> Keep us informed on your progress :)
> --
> Joao Barros


I'm installing the machine atm. I will still have to read about vpnc in
order to migrate client profiles (I have the cisco client profiles) to the
vpnc config files.

I will post my updates/questions in this thread.

Thanks in advance
Alexandre Vieira - nullpt at

Alexandre Vieira - nullpt at

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