SSTP VPN Protocol

World's Most Secure VPN Protocol

SSTP, or Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol, is designed to safeguard PPP traffic using the SSL/TLS channel. It's a much better and safer for Windows users as opposed to L2TP/IPSec or PPTP. It's difficult to block and offers good speeds only if you have adequate bandwidth. Give it a try with PureVPN’s 7-day trial for only $0.99!

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SSTP VPN Protocol Overview

Advantages and Disadvantages of SSTP

Advantages

  • Has the ability to bypass most firewalls.
  • The level of security depends on the cipher, but it is usually secure.
  • Supported by Microsoft & integrated into Windows operating system.

Disadvantages

  • Since it is a Microsoft property, no third-party can audit it for vulnerabilities.
  • Slow speed due to high level of encryption.

Features of SSTP VPN

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Blazing-Fast Speed

SSL and SSTP connections use same port i.e. port 443.

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Completely Secure

SSTP uses the same mechanism of data transmission as SSL does.

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Highest Encryption

The encryption bit used by SSTP is 2048.

How to Setup SSTP on Windows?

Step-by-step guide on how to setup SSTP VPN on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10.

Benefits of SSTP VPN

  • Although SSTP is only for Windows, you can use this protocol with other OS. For instance, you can use it on Mac, Linux Mint, Android & Ubuntu by using PureVPN.
  • PureVPN's SSTP coupled with military-grade encryption algorithms makes your data completely impenetrable.
  • Our SSTP VPN service offers the best protection and without decreasing the speed.
  • SSTP establishes single HTTPS channel from client to server. As a result, it keeps your online traffic encrypted at all times.

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