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Pulse Secure VPN - Installation Instructions
Viewed 25314 times since Wed, Jul 29, 2015
To install and configure Pulse: Click on Downloads » Pulse Secure (https://connect.vpn.unh.edu). Find and download the Pulse Secure Installer for your OS. Windows Users: Please note that Windows 32 and 64-bit are different. Install Pulse Secure... Read More
Pulse Secure VPN - Hostchecker FAQ
Viewed 8828 times since Fri, Sep 4, 2015
What is the Host Checker? The Host Checker is part of UNH's VPN system. It is an additional component to the Pulse Secure client. Its function is to assess the secure posture of the connecting client computer. In doing so, it will check for the... Read More
Host Checker Remediation
Viewed 3144 times since Fri, Sep 4, 2015
 The “Reasons” section of the Host Checker notice dialogue will give you more information about what, specifically, needs to be corrected to allow for full access through the VPN.  It does tend to be difficult to decipher, so here is presented... Read More
Pulse Secure VPN - Optional Configurations
Viewed 2533 times since Wed, Jul 29, 2015
In order to change some of the ways the VPN client behaves, there are a handful of alternate URLs available. Click on a URL below for more information. https://connect.vpn.unh.edu/simple_client (No login prompt at startup) This URL is available for... Read More
Pulse Secure VPN - Generating Log Files
Viewed 1820 times since Wed, Sep 30, 2015
In a situation where the Pulse Secure client is not installing or connecting correctly, IT Support staff may request the log files from the Pulse Secure client. The Pulse Secure client will generate a zip file which may be sent to support staff for... Read More
Configuring Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection to comply with “Host Checker” policy
Viewed 1304 times since Fri, Sep 4, 2015
The two settings necessary for Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection to comply with Host Checker policy are: 1)      The software must be up to date, and 2)      Real-Time protection is enabled. To verify these two settings open... Read More
Network Connect Linux Installation
Viewed 1154 times since Mon, Sep 21, 2015
To install the Network Connect client on a Linux machine to access the UNH Connect VPN, please download the Linux software package at https://networking.unh.edu/vpn/index.php?p=downloads-pulse. How to install the 32-bit Network Connect client on 64... Read More
What do the prompts to update my VPN client look like?
Viewed 994 times since Mon, Feb 22, 2016
Computers managed by Configuration Manager and those that are not will see somewhat different dialogue boxes.   Unmanaged computers will see something similar to the images below...   While managed computers will see images similar to those below.... Read More
Configuring System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac to comply with “Host Checker” policy
Viewed 982 times since Fri, Sep 4, 2015
The two settings necessary for System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac to comply with Host Checker policy are: 1)      The software must be up to date, and 2)      Real-Time protection is enabled. To verify these two settings open... Read More
Enabling the Windows Firewall in Windows 7
Viewed 982 times since Fri, Sep 4, 2015
  In your Control Panel, open the “Network and Sharing Center.”  In the lower left, find and click “Windows Firewall."     From the left menu, select “Turn Windows Firewall on or off."    Make sure all Windows Firewalls are turned on.... Read More
Enabling the Windows Firewall in Windows 10
Viewed 277 times since Wed, Feb 8, 2017
Open your Control Panel by right-clicking on the Start Button and select "Control Panel". In your Control Panel, select "Windows Firewall." In the left-side menu, click "Turn Windows Firewall on or off". Select the radio button to turn on the... Read More