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https://hadler.me/linux/forticlient-sslvpn-deb-packages/
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*https://help.ubuntu.com/community/NetworkManager
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*http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vpn
 
*http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vpn
*https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Point-to-Point_Tunneling_Protocol
 
*http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Check_Point
 
*http://askubuntu.com/questions/145330/how-to-get-a-vpn-for-ubuntu
 
*https://sympa.sun.ac.za/sympa/arc/sulug/2012-09/msg00015.html
 
  
 
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Revision as of 15:21, 12 June 2015

A VPN connection allows you to work directly on the campus network, as if you were virtually on campus with your computer.

Step 1 - Apply for a VPN account

Phone 021 808 4367 and ask the IT help desk for information about a VPN account.

Step 2 - Download client software

Click on one the links below to download the client software.

64bit
http://web.lib.sun.ac.za/vpn/forticlient-sslvpn_4.4.2312-1_amd64.deb
32bit
http://web.lib.sun.ac.za/vpn/forticlient-sslvpn_4.4.2312-1_i386.deb
Step 3 - Start client

From the launcher search for "forticlient"

Click on the icon to start the client.

Below are the connection parameters.

  • host = 146.232.65.1
  • port = 443

Follow the connection instructions.

References
Vpn.jpg