OpenConnect Protocol for Kubuntu Linux OS

  • The following tutorial was created on Kubuntu 20.10 (64-bit)

 
Step #1: Open Terminal and enter the following command:


sudo apt-get install openconnect network-manager-openconnect

Enter y to confirm the installation
Kubuntu OpenConnect

 
Step #2: Right click on your Network icon and click “Configure Network Connections”
Kubuntu OpenConnect

 
Step #3: Click on the “+” sign.
Kubuntu OpenConnect

 
Step #4: Select “Cisco Anyconnect Compatible VPN (OpenConnect) and click “Create”
Kubuntu OpenConnect

 
Step #5: Enter the following info:
Connection Name: Any name for your VPN connection, for example FastestVPN-SG for Singapore server if you want to connect to the Singapore server.
Gateway: Your desired OpenConnect server address, such as for Singapore “sg.jumptoserver.com”. Please click here to get complete list of OpenConnect VPN Server addresses. Make sure to enter an OpenConnect address, and not a PPTP or L2TP address.

Click on “Save”.

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Step #6: Right click on your created VPN profile name and click “Connect”
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Step #7: Click on “OK” when the certificate detail appears.
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Step #8: Enter your FastestVPN username and click on “Login”. Then enter your FastestVPN password, check mark “Store Passwords” and click on “Login”.
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FastestVPN will be connected shortly
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Later on, you can connect/ disconnect the VPN from your Network connections.
Kubuntu OpenConnect