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University Information Security Office

Information Technology Services

Mac

For Use with Google Chrome and Safari

  1. After your request for VPN access has been Processed, you will receive an email from datasecurity@luc.edu with a subject line "FirePass client certificate package."
  2. Double-click the attached "clientcert.p12." You will be prompted to enter the password included in the email.
  3. Click "OK." Your certificate is now installed into your keychain.
  4. Open Google Chrome or Safari and browse to https://vpn.luc.edu/. You may be prompted to choose and/or confirm your certificate. Choose the certificate with your UVID and click "OK."
  5. On the portal login page, enter your UVID and password.
  6. Choose the desired button on the portal page.

NOTE: Portal pages are unique to each person. Because of this, your options may vary.


For Use with Mozilla Firefox

  1. After your request for VPN access has bee processed, you will receive an email from datasecurity@luc.edu with a subject line "FirePass client certificate package."
  2. Right-click the attached "clientcert.p12" and select "Save As..." or "Save Link As..." and save the file to your computer.
  3. Launch Mozilla Firefox and open "Preferences."
  4. Click "Advanced" and "Certificates." On the "Certificates" panel, click "View Certificates."
  5. Click "Your Certificates" and then "Import..."
  6. Navigate to the location you save your certificate, and select it.
  7. Enter the password included in the email.
  8. Browse to https://vpn.luc.edu/. You may be prompted to choose and/or confirm your certificate. Confirm the "FirePass client certificate package" is selected and click "OK."
  9. On the portal login page, enter your UVID and password.
  10. Choose the desired button on the portal page.

NOTE: Portal pages are unique to each person. Because of this, your options may vary.

Loyola

Information Technology Services
1032 W. Sheridan Ave. · Chicago, IL 60660 · 773.508-7373
DataSecurity@luc.edu

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