Astrill Setup Manual:How to configure IPSec Cisco with vpnc client on Linux (Ubuntu)

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Install vpnc


Update vpnc-script

After vpnc is installed you must replace vpnc-script with new version. Ubuntu vpnc package installs old vpnc-script, which results in following error: Error: either "to" is duplicate, or "ipid" is a garbage.

Open terminal and then enter the following commands:

   sudo su
   chmod 777 /etc/vpnc
   cd /etc/vpnc
   mv vpnc-script vpnc-script.old
   chmod 777 vpnc-script

Download Links for vpnc-script

Setup Cisco IPSec

nano example.conf IPSec gateway IPSec ID IPSec secret way2stars #IKE Authmode hybrid Xauth username Xauth password yourpasswordforastrillvpn


Connect to Astrill Cisco IPSec VPN server


vpnc example.conf

Done !

Disconnect from vpnc


Note:You can repeat step 3 if you wish to create more conf files, so you can connect to other VPN servers locations.