Cisco IPSec Protocol for MacOS X

MacOS Compatibility

  • Lion (10.7)
  • Mountain Lion (10.8)
  • Mavericks (10.9)
  • Yosemite (10.10)
  • El Capitan (10.11)
  • Sierra (10.12)
  • High Sierra (10.13)

For VPN for MacOS X 10.11 and onwards FastestVPN‘s MacOS X client application is recommended.

Step #1: Click on “Apple” logo and select “System Preferences”

System Preferences

Step #2: Click on “Network”


Step #3: Select the “+” sign to add the VPN Connection

VPN Connection

Step #4: Select options as following:

  • Interface: “VPN”
  • VPN Type: “Cisco IPSec”
  • Service Name: “FastestVPN_Cisco IPSec” (or whatever name you like for your VPN connection)

Click on “Create”

VPN Type: Cisco IPSec

Step #5: Now select the “FastestVPN_Cisco IPSec” VPN profile and enter the following details:

  • Server Address: Your desired IPSec server address. Please click here to get the complete list of VPN server addresses.
  • Account Name: Your Username provided by FastestVPN.
  • Password: Your Password provided by FastestVPN.

VPN Server Addresses

Step #6: Click on “Authentication Settings” button and enter following details:

  • Shared Secret: Insert psk123

Click on “OK”

Authentication Settings

Step #7: Click on “Apply”, check “Show VPN status in menu bar” box and press the “Connect” button to create a VPN connection.

Show VPN status in menu bar

You are “Connected“.

VPN connected

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