UndergroundVPN SSTP Configuration Guide for Ubuntu

This handy how-to guide will help you get UndergroundVPN set up on the Ubuntu Linux distribution using the SSTP protocol.

Here are the simple steps to configure SSTP protocol on Ubuntu. We will configure it in two steps.

Step 1: Download and Install required packages
Step 2: Configure SSTP protocol

Step 1:  Download and Install required packages

Visit http://sourceforge.net/projects/sstp-client/files/

and download following packages as per your OS / bit.

For Ubuntu 32bit download:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/sstp-client/files/sstp-client/1.0.9/

libsstp-client0_1.0.9_i386.deb
sstp-client_1.0.9_i386.deb

http://sourceforge.net/projects/sstp-client/files/network-manager-sstp/0.9.4-1/

network-manager-sstp_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb
network-manager-sstp-gnome_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb

For Ubuntu 64bit download:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/sstp-client/files/sstp-client/1.0.9/

libsstp-client0_1.0.9_amd64.deb
sstp-client_1.0.9_amd64.deb

http://sourceforge.net/projects/sstp-client/files/network-manager-sstp/0.9.4-1/

network-manager-sstp_0.9.4-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
network-manager-sstp-gnome_0.9.4-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb

Step 1:  Right click on libsstp-client0_1.0.9_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center

Step 2:  Click on “install” to continue

Step 3:  Provide you Ubuntu password and click on “Authenticate” to continue

Step 4:  Once installed. Go back to downloads folder

Step 5:  Right click on sstp-client_1.0.9_i386 and open with “Ubuntu Software Center

Step 6:  Click on “install” to continue

Step 7:  Once installed. Go back to downloads folder

Step 8:  Right click on network-manager-sstp_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center

Step 9:  Click on “install” to continue

Step 10:  Once installed. Go back to downloads folder

Step 11:  Right click on network-manager-sstp-gnome_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center

Step 12:  Click on “install” to continue

Step 13:  Once installed. Go back to downloads folderCenter”

* After installing pacakges. Reboot your system.

Step2: Configure SSTP protocol

Step 1:  Click on “Network Manager Icon

Step 2:  Go to “VPN Connections” and select “Configure VPN…

Step 3:  Click on “Add

Step 4:  Click on drop down menu

Step 5:  Select “Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP)” and click “Create

Step 6:  Do the following:

  • Insert Connection Name “UndergroundVPN SSTP
  • Insert desired Gatway. Click here to get the server list
  • Insert Username provided by UndergroundVPN
  • Insert Password provided by UndergroundVPN
  • Check “Ignore certificate warnings
  • Click on “Advanced

Step 7:  Do the following:

  • Uncheck “Use Point-to-Point encryption (MPPE)
  • Check following options:
  • Allow BSD Data compression
  • Allow Deflate data compression
  • Use TCP header compression
  • Send PPP echo packets
  • Click on “OK

Step 8:  Click on “Save” and close the “Network connections” window

Step 9:  Do the following:

  • Click on “Network Connection Icon
  • Go to VPN Connections and select Newly created “UndergroundVPN SSTP” connection

Step 10:  You are connected to VPN Successfully.  Enjoy all of the benefits that come with VPN service such as privacy, security and region blocked content!

Step 11:  To disconnect VPN

  • Click on “Network Connection Icon
  • Go to VPN Connections and select “Disconnect VPN