Remote Access Mobile VPN Client Compatibility

A variety of remote access (“mobile”) VPN configuration styles are available to accommodate nearly any potential client. The table below shows which operating systems have compatible clients with some of the most common remote access VPN configurations.

Protocol/Operating System

Windows 10

Android

iOS

OS X

OpenVPN

3PA 1 2

3PA 4

3PA 6

3PA 2

WireGuard

3PA 3

3PA 3

3PA 3

3PA 3

IPsec PSK

?

Varies

?

?

IPsec RSA

?

Varies

?

?

IPsec IKEv2 EAP-MSCHAPv2/RADIUS

Yes

3PA 5

Yes

Yes

IPsec IKEv2 EAP-TLS

Yes

3PA 5

Yes

Yes

Table: Mobile/Remote Access VPN Client Availability

  • Yes = OS Native Client Available

  • 3PA = Third Party Client Required

  • Varies = Varies by device model and vendor options

Unless otherwise stated, UNIX clients (*BSD, Linux, etc) can support any style with manual configurations but the availability of GUI configuration tools varies by distribution.