Open-vpn client for Globalprotect

Reply
Highlighted
L4 Transporter

Open-vpn client for Globalprotect

I have a consultant who is asking if the Global Protect VPN would connect with an OpenVPN-based client?  I suspect he is working from a Linux PC.

does Palo support it?


Accepted Solutions
Highlighted
Cyber Elite

Hi @SThatipelly 

As far as I know with an OpenVPN client the cpnnection is not supported (and also does not work). But there is also an official PaloAlto Global Protect Agent for Linux which you could use. If you don't have the Global Protect Gateway License you can try this one here: https://github.com/dlenski/openconnect This VPN client I know does work with GP.

 

View solution in original post


All Replies
Highlighted
Cyber Elite

Hi @SThatipelly 

As far as I know with an OpenVPN client the cpnnection is not supported (and also does not work). But there is also an official PaloAlto Global Protect Agent for Linux which you could use. If you don't have the Global Protect Gateway License you can try this one here: https://github.com/dlenski/openconnect This VPN client I know does work with GP.

 

View solution in original post

Highlighted
L3 Networker

There is also a GP VPN client for Linux.

Granting other (3rd party) VPN clients should be possible, but this eliminates a few features. For example, you can no longer define split tunnel config.

Highlighted
L4 Transporter

@vsys_remo @JoergSchuetter  thanks for your responses.

Do I need to purchase GP gateway license to enable support for Linux?

 

Highlighted
Cyber Elite

Yes, if you want to use the official client, you need to buy the gateway license.

Highlighted
L4 Transporter

@vsys_remo @JoergSchuetter  thank you both for your responses.

Like what you see?

Show your appreciation!

Click Like if a post is helpful to you or if you just want to show your support.

Click Accept as Solution to acknowledge that the answer to your question has been provided.

The button appears next to the replies on topics you’ve started. The member who gave the solution and all future visitors to this topic will appreciate it!

These simple actions take just seconds of your time, but go a long way in showing appreciation for community members and the Live Community as a whole!

The Live Community thanks you for your participation!