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Linux and Debian Based Systems

Linux Supported Systems

Linux Red Hat 6, 7 & Ubuntu 12.04 (LTS), 14.04 (LTS), and 16.04 (LTS) (64-bit only)

The Cisco AnyConnect client is known to work on other versions, but is not officially supported by Cisco at this time.

From your browser, go to the URL and try the automatic download and install process.

If the Cisco AnyConnect Client fails to download and install automatically when connecting to the URL, please click on the manual install link below, for instructions on how to install manually.

Manual Install Link

AnyConnect Support for Linux
Linux Requirements:

x86 instruction set.

64-bit processor.

32 MB RAM.

20 MB hard disk space.

Dependency on network-manager and libnm library to support NVM.

Superuser privileges are required for installation.

libstdc++ users must have or higher, but below version 4.

Java 5 (1.5) or later. The only version that works for web installation is Sun Java. You must install Sun Java and configure your browser to use that instead of the default package.

zlib - to support SSL deflate compression

xterm - only required if you're doing initial deployment of AnyConnect via Weblaunch from ASA clientless portal.

gtk 2.0.0.

gdk 2.0.0.

libpango 1.0.

iptables 1.2.7a or later.

tun module supplied with kernel 2.4.21 or 2.6