Global Protect in Linux error

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Global Protect in Linux error

Hi,

 

We are trying to connect to our VPN using Global Protect client in a Fedora laptop. We have tested the following articles: https://docs.paloaltonetworks.com/globalprotect/4-1/globalprotect-app-user-guide/globalprotect-app-f...


but we are getting a certificate error:

pcdavid - david - / home / david
· Globalprotect connect --gateway 191.xx.xx.2xx -u David
Connecting ...
Connecting ...
Failed to connect to 191.xx.xx.2xx
Error: Gateway 191.xx.xx.2xx: The server certificate is invalid. Please contact your IT administrator.

We have tried to import the certificate and it seems that it has done it correctly.

We have also tested it with different certificate formats (crt and p12).

 

So do you have ny manual about working GP with linux? or what is wrong for getting this certificate error.

 

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Re: Global Protect in Linux error

AFAIK Fedora is not a supported distrobution. PAN actually hard codes the allowed distros into the compiled binary. There are ways around this but I will not post that informtion here (you can find it using a Google search) 

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Re: Global Protect in Linux error

So I get this error too, but on Centos

 

Oddly enough I don't get this certificate error with connecting to the same gateways via another portal. 

 

The main differences is the other portal has a GP license, which according to support is not needed. 

 

No other OS has the issue. 

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