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VPN Setup for Solaris

OSU Access Wireless portal has returned

The login page for the OSU Access wireless network has returned. Information about that can be found here.

OSU Access is an unsecured/unencrypted wireless network. OSU IT staff recommend you use the Eduroam or OSU Secure wireless networks.


  • ONID user account
  • Functioning Internet connection.

Method 1:  Standard VPN? Client for Solaris 2.7, 2.8 


  1. Visit this web page to download the Cisco VPN client software for your Solaris machine.
    1. Connection information is also located on that page and is required to make the VPN function properly. 

Note: Solaris configurations are known to work but are not supported. Please follow instructions inside the package concerning how to set up the VPN Client on Solaris.

WebVPN doesn't support Solaris

Read Cisco's Release Notes for more information.



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