4.11.2 updates rendered network failing with Geph VPN

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1. Your Parrot information

  • OS version: run cat /etc/*release
    Copy output here
  • Kernel version: run uname -a
    Copy output here

Or if you can’t do it, please tell us ISO version you downloaded.

** ISO information **

Version: 4.11
Desktop Environment: KDE
Edition: Security

2. If you have this problem after fresh installation:

  1. How did you create USB bootable?

    • Software was used to make USB
    • Steps of making USB bootable
  2. How did you install OS?

    • Debian installer or Calamares installer?

3. If your hardware doesn’t work: wifi doesn’t show, graphic issue:

Hardware information

- Your device name or output of `lspci`
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- Did you try searching info about this issue on search engine? Please write **No** or any URL to this issue bellow

4. How did you get this error? Are there any steps to procedure it?

1. I installed Geph
2. I registered an account
3. Went to Settings and turned on

Use global VPN, Auto-configure proxy, Always use bridges and Use TCP mode
4. Went to Overview and tapped on Connect
5. Although it shows Connected, but I couldn’t go to any website or have any connection, eg: Firefox, Konsole, etc.(with all the 6 locations)

5. Error log or screenshot

** Insert error log and screenshot here**

6. If you have any idea or suggestion about this issue please tell us

Geph worked fine with previous 4.11 until around May 20th(not sure which update and when exactly but it happened in May), after doing a regular ‘sudo apt update && sudo apt full-upgrade’ update.
it stopped working and the whole system can’t go online with Geph connected.

** Your information **

If you are having suggestion for our OS, please write it bellow

1. Current Parrot version and Parrot version you want it has

2. Its section and how it affects our system

  • Pentesting / Forensic / Malware hunting / Privacy protection / …
  • It is: AppArmor profile / software / system service / kernel module…
  • when user runs this / start that, it can do…

3. Any other information about this idea

Geph is a FOSS VPN service, and it’s a very important tool for people in totalitarian regimes like UAE, Turkmenistan and so on. It is one of the few VPNs that work in these regions because of the constant govt crackdown of VPN services. So please help us fix this issue with Parrot OS, thanks!

FYI here’s the download/github link of Geph for reference.
https://geph.io

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