Logging in to Cisco AnyConnect VPN using a USB Key Fob

Issue/Question

How do I log in to Cisco AnyConnect VPN using my assigned USB key fob?

Environment

  • Cisco AnyConnect VPN

Cause

The Cisco AnyConnect VPN "second password" is generated by USB key fob and Duo Mobile is not used.

Resolution

  1. Plug in the USB fob
  2. Open the Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client
  3. In the box type: wkuvpn.wku.edu
  4. Click Connect.
  5. Fill in this information in the corresponding fields:
    • Username: Your NetID
    • Password: Your NetID password
    • Second Password: Click in the text field (to place the cursor) and physically touch the the USB key fob while it is still plugged in. This will input a string of characters to use as the Second Password.
  6. Click Connect.
  7. You should now be connected to the Cisco VPN.
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