If you receive an error like “secure vpn connection terminated locally by the client 442” when attempting to make a connection on Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012 then try the below registry fix.
- Open regedit
- Navigate to key:HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\CVirtA
- Change DisplayName to Cisco Systems VPN Adapter for 64-bit Windows
- Close regedit and try to connect