I am in a campus where all the outgoing internet connection is
thorough a http proxy. I want to use Cisco VPN client to make a VPN
connection to a server outside my campus, can someone please tell me
how to configure the VPN client to use the proxy server to make the
outgoing connection(on Linux and Windows). I could not find this
option anywhere and also could not find any relevant resource in the
I dont know if this is the right forum, if not, I will be grateful if
someone points me to the proper place to post this question.
Are you using a SSL VPN or IPSEC VPN.
SSL VPN is logging into a web page and connecting to the VPN. The IPSEC
VPN is a client software piece. If you are using a IPSEC VPN it does not
use port 80 for communication.
Forget about getting an ipsec connection working through an http
Search for the folllowing keywords if you want to connect to a Cisco
vpn endpoint through https:
- Cisco webvpn
- Cisco Anyconnect
And even then your connection might still not pass (url filtering, ssl