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Cisco AnyConnect Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Cisco AnyConnect for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is OpenConnect GUI, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Cisco AnyConnect and eight of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Cisco AnyConnect are sshuttle, FortiClient Endpoint Protection, OpenVPN Finder and Shimo.

Cisco AnyConnect alternatives are mainly VPN Services but may also be Network Monitors or VPN Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Cisco AnyConnect.
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    OpenConnect GUI

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    OpenConnect GUI is the graphical client of OpenConnect for Microsoft Windows systems (or any other system Qt and OpenConnect run on).

    ⚫︎ LightweightOpenConnect GUI consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Almost everyone thinks OpenConnect GUI is a great alternative to Cisco AnyConnect.

    works as a client with Cisco AnyConnect network, and does it very well. (windows 7)

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    OpenConnect GUI is a painless alternative to Cisco AnyConnect that connects to my work VPN without effort. As a bonus, unlike the Cisco client, OpenConnect GUI does not enforce restrictive routes imposed by the VPN administrator, allowing you to retain access to your LAN while connected.

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    It's go the VPN Protocol for CiscoAnyConnect built in and works like the original. If anything it works better than the since it's got more features.

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    sshuttle

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    sshuttle: where transparent proxy meets VPN meets ssh.

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  3. FortiClient Endpoint Protection icon

    FortiClient Endpoint Protection

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    FortiClient App includes the following features:.

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    OpenVPN Finder

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS

    This simple tool finds free OpenVPN servers for you and allow you to download the OVPN config file. The extension is written on top of VPN Gate Academic Experiment Project that is an online service as an academic research at Graduate School of University of Tsukuba, Japan.

    ⚫︎ OpenVPNOpenVPN Finder supports OpenVPN, one of the most secure and reliable VPN protocols.
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    Not compatible with AnyConnect

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    Shimo

    • Mac

    Shimo supports every major VPN protocol that is currently available: The widely used CiscoVPN, the very secure OpenVPN and all standard-compliant IPSec connections. It also handles Point-to-Point Tunneling (PPTP) and Layer 2 Tunneling (L2TP) protocols.

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    It works. Always. Simple and pretty interface.

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    VPN Tracker

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    VPN Tracker is the best VPN client app for Mac, iPhone and iPad. Get secure remote access to your network over fully end-to-end encrypted VPN.

    ⚫︎ End-to-End EncryptionVPN Tracker has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    ⚫︎ WireGuardVPN Tracker supports the Wireguard protocol for encrypted VPN traffic.
    ⚫︎ OpenVPNVPN Tracker supports OpenVPN, one of the most secure and reliable VPN protocols.
    ⚫︎ Two-factor AuthenticationVPN Tracker supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
    ⚫︎ No TrackingVPN Tracker will not track or use your personal data.
    ⚫︎ AES-256 EncryptionVPN Tracker has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedVPN Tracker is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    VPN Tracker supports Cisco AnyConnect SSL VPN on Mac, iPhone & iPad.

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    VPN Tracker does not support non IPSec tunnels

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    Aruba Central

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad

    Aruba Central offers a simple, secure and cost-effective way to manage and monitor Aruba Instant APs and switches. It also has advanced capabilities like customizable guest Wi-Fi, Aruba Clarity and presence analytics for smarter decision making.

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    Procera Networks

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Procera Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PKT), the global Subscriber Experience company, is revolutionizing the way operators and vendors monitor, manage and monetize their network traffic. Elevate your business value and improve customer experience with Proc.

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