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VPN - Cisco VPN Client

Last Updated: 09/29/2020

Overview

Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client is OIT's recommended VPN option for any user who does not require a custom VPN address. Reference the following information to get started with Cisco's AnyConnect client on your desktop or mobile phone.

Cisco compatibility with macOS Catalina

To use AnyConnect on macOS Catalina, upgrade to version 4.8 for compatibility

Connection Needs

To connect to the Cisco VPN service, users need the following:

  • Server Address: vpn.colorado.edu (or vpn.colorado.edu/limited for advanced users/server admins)
  • CU Boulder Credentials: CU Login Name and IdentiKey password

Cisco AnyConnect

Operating System Download Documentation
Windows Windows Cisco AnyConnect client for Windows Windows - Setup and Connect with AnyConnect
MAC Macintosh Cisco AnyConnect client for Mac

Macintosh - Setup and Connect with AnyConnect

Please note: If you have upgraded to macOS 10.15 Catalina, be sure to upgrade to version 4.8 to avoid compatibility issues. If you are using 10.14 Mojave or older, continue using Cisco AnyConnect v.4.6.

Linux Linux Cisco AnyConnect client for Linux
  • Server Address: vpn.colorado.edu (or vpn.colorado.edu/limited for advanced users/server admins)
  • CU Boulder Credentials: CU Login Name and IdentiKey password

More information can be found on the VPN - Setup and Usage on Linux page.

iOS Apple iOS App Store - Cisco AnyConnect iOS - Connect with AnyConnect
Android Android Play Store - Cisco AnyConnect ICS+ Android - Connect with AnyConnect

*Note: All downloads require users to accept the End User License Agreement (EULA) before being able to access the download files. The EULA is presented at each download log in page.

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