openconnect - open client for Cisco AnyConnect VPN

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename openconnect_6.00-2_amd64.deb
Package name openconnect
Package version 6.00
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::c net network::vpn role::program uitoolkit::gtk
License -
Maintainer Mike Miller <>
Download size 249.51 KB
Installed size 1.34 MB
OpenConnect is a client for Cisco's AnyConnect SSL VPN, which is supported by
the ASA5500 Series, by IOS 12.4(9)T or later on Cisco SR500, 870, 880, 1800,
2800, 3800, 7200 Series and Cisco 7301 Routers, and probably others.


Package Version Architecture Repository
openconnect_6.00-2_i386.deb 6.00 i386 Debian Main
openconnect - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libopenconnect3 >= 6.00
libproxy1 >= 0.4.11
libxml2 >= 2.7.4
vpnc-scripts -


Type URL
Binary Package openconnect_6.00-2_amd64.deb
Source Package openconnect

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install openconnect deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install openconnect




2015-03-26 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (6.00-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* 01_fix-double-free.patch: Fix double free when PKCS#11 token does
not include CA certs. (Closes: #781240) Thanks to Laurent Bigonville.
2014-07-08 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (6.00-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release, upload to unstable.
- Fix regression breaking PKCS#11 token support. (Closes: #744214,
LP: #1308054)
* doc-remove-footer.patch: Remove, applied upstream.
* Update libopenconnect3 shlibs and symbols files.
2014-04-03 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (5.99-2) experimental; urgency=medium
* Build against GnuTLS 3.x, drop OpenSSL. (Closes: #742755)
- Add Build-Depends on libgnutls28-dev rather than libgnutls-dev.
- Drop Build-Depends on libssl-dev.
- Remove OpenSSL-specific private function from libopenconnect3.symbols.
- fix-gnutls-2.x-build.patch: Drop patch no longer needed when building
against GnuTLS 3.x.
* Add Depends on liboath-dev for libopenconnect-dev.
* Add Build-Depends on libstoken-dev for RSA software token support.
* Build openconnect-dbg and libopenconnect3-dbg debug symbol packages.
* debian/rules: Back up and restore upstream files touched by dh-autoreconf.
* debian/upstream/signing-key.asc: Store upstream PGP signing key in
ASCII-armored format.
* Run wrap-and-sort on debian/control and debian/*.install.
2014-03-06 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (5.99-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Bump libopenconnect soname (2 -> 3) and update symbols file.
* doc-remove-footer.patch: Refresh patch from upstream git commit.
* fix-gnutls-2.x-build.patch: Cherry-pick from upstream git to fix building
against GnuTLS 2.x.
* debian/copyright: Refresh for new upstream release.
2014-02-11 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (5.03-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2014-01-12 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (5.02-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Temporarily disable XML POST if an authgroup dropdown exists.
(LP: #1229195)
* doc-remove-footer.patch: Remove footer from HTML doc template, it
links to images from
* debian/control: Use lowercase for package synopsis.
* debian/copyright: Fix some omissions in the copyright listing.
* debian/rules: No need to explicitly set CFLAGS/CPPFLAGS/LDFLAGS.
* debian/watch: Add support for verification of PGP signature on
upstream release.
* Use my address.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5. No changes needed.
2013-06-02 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (5.01-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Fix abuse of realloc() causing memory leaks. (Closes: #700805)
- Fix compatibility with certain connection forms. (Closes: #708207)
- Improve error handling when server closes connection. (Closes: #708928)
* Update shlibs and symbols files for libopenconnect2.
* debian/rules: Do not check for broken DTLS in OpenSSL, it has been
patched in the Debian openssl package.
* Add Build-Depends on liboath-dev.
* Add missing explicit dependency on zlib1g-dev
- Add Build-Depends on zlib1g-dev.
- Add Depends on zlib1g-dev to libopenconnect-dev.
2013-05-07 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (4.99-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2013-02-15 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (4.99-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release (5.00 beta release).
* Update symbols file for libopenconnect2.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4. No changes needed.
* Remove obsolete DM-Upload-Allowed control field.
* Canonicalize Vcs-* control fields.
2012-09-01 - Mike Miller <>
openconnect (4.07-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release.

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opendmarc_1.3.0+dfsg-1_amd64.deb Milter implementation of DMARC
opendnssec-common_1.4.6-6_all.deb common configuration files for OpenDNSSEC suite
opendnssec-dbg-mysql_1.4.6-6_amd64.deb Debug symbols for OpenDNSSEC (Enforcer with MySQL support)