Connect a Linux device to University of Sheffield VPN
Install vpnc either building from source or using a package manager (eg. apt-get)
Edit /etc/vpnc.conf as follows:
- IPSec gateway vpn.shef.ac.uk
- IPSec ID unishef
- IPSec secret unishef
- Xauth username [university username]
- Xauth password [remote access password]
Use the commands vpnc & vpnc-disconnect to manage the connection.
To connect to VPN you will need a remote access password. Click on the link below if you need to request one.