How to configure NordVPN on Ubuntu Touch
Using "VPN editor" from the OpenStore
- From one of NordVPN's official .ovpn files (nordvpn.com/ovpn), create the two following:
ca.crt: containing this part of the .ovpn file:
TSL.key: containing this part of the .ovpn file:
-----BEGIN OpenVPN Static key V1-----
-----END OpenVPN Static key V1-----
Save both ca.crt and TSL.key in a known directory.
- Open VPN editor app. Add new connection, and set it up this way:
(choose the IP of any NordVPN server)
Username: xxxxxxxx (provided in your user's account)
Password: ·············· (provided in your user's account)
CA certificate: ca.crt (file previously created from the .ovpn)
Tick "Use renegotiation interval: 0"
Tick "Use LZO data compression
Tick "Use custom virtual device type:"
and name: tun
Tick "Use custom tunnel MTU: 1500"
Tick "Randomize remote hosts"
HMAC authentication: SHA-512
Tick "Verify peer certificate"
Peer certificate TLS type: Server
Tick "Use additional TLS authentication:"
Key file: TLS.key (file previously created from the .ovpn)
Key direction: 1
- The connection is ready to use. Turn the switch on and wait for it to go green.
Try ipleak.net from a web browser to test the connection.