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[Draft] Introduction

Cisco Secure Client is the next generation of secure mobility client for Cisco. The Cisco Secure Client directly replaces the AnyConnect secure mobility client.

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Not all features described here are available to or compatible with all Umbrella packages. To determine your current package, navigate to Admin > Licensing. For more information, see Determine Your Current Package.

If you encounter a feature described here that you do not have access to, contact your sales representative for more information. See also, Cisco Umbrella Packages.

The Cisco Umbrella module for Cisco Secure Client (formerly AnyConnect) provides always-on security on any network, anywhere, any time—both on and off your corporate VPN. When you install the Roaming Security module, it installs two services:

  • DNS Security
  • Secure Web Gateway Web Proxy

The DNS agent enforces security at the DNS layer to block malware, phishing, command and control callbacks over any port. The SWG Agent enforces security for all web traffic for full capabilities at the URL and data transit level. Both the DNS and SWG agents are deployed at installation; however, features will only be activated based on your subscription level and desired enablement settings.

DNS and SWG are configured with a single profile deployment (OrgInfo.json) and automatically activate the feature set enabled by your settings and license level. There is no separate configuration for adding SWG to a DNS deployment.

For existing Umbrella Roaming Client Deployments, the Cisco Secure Client Roaming Security module can replace your existing Umbrella Roaming Client. Access to Cisco Secure Client is included in most licenses. The roaming module allows full update control and greatly increased compatibility with VPN software. The Cisco Secure Client Umbrella module is the only Umbrella agent fully compatible with Cisco Secure VPN.

For more information about this solution, watch Cisco Product Manager Adam Winn discuss the solution here.


Introduction > Secure Umbrella Roaming: Cisco Secure Client (Formerly AnyConnect)

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[Draft] Introduction


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