Using SSL-VPN

This page explains how to get off-campus access to the Tokyo Institute of Technology network over SSL-VPN.

  • Disable the Pop-up Blocker.
  • Electronic journals are accessible to full-time instructors, part-time instructors, and students only. You cannot use an Access card to access electronic journals.
  • Note that the system will apply usage restrictions if it detects file conversion software transmissions while the connection is active.

Contents

  1. Supported operating systems/browsers
  2. Procedures for Windows
  3. Procedures for macOS
  4. Ports that can be used for an SSL-VPN connection

1. Supported operating systems/browsers

Operating System (OS) Browser Notes
Windows 7, 8, 10 Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox Edge(Windows10) is not supported
macOS Safari, Chrome, Firefox * May not be supported depending on OS versions

2. Windows の利用手順

  1. Click the "Campus Network SSL-VPN" button which is located under General Systems in the menu.
    リソースメニュー画面
  2. Then you will see a password prompt. Re-enter your Portal password here.
    パスワード入力画面
  3. When you see the menu like the following screen, click "Network-Access-XXXXXX" under the "Network Access" heading.
    ネットワークアクセス
  4. If you use this feature for the first time, you will need to install the necessary plugins.
    Click "Install the new browser component and continue".
    コンポーネントのインストール
    Click "Run", "Continue" and "Allow" button as following the instructions.
    インストール画面1
    インストール画面2
    インストール画面3
  5. When you see the "Connected" message at the top left corner of the screen, your connection is complete.
    *Do not close this display window until you are done with your SSL-VPN connection.
    To access electronic journals, use a new window (or tab) to open the library website (http://www.libra.titech.ac.jp/).
    接続状況確認画面
  6. When you finish using SSL-VPN, click the "Disconnect" button at the top right corner of the screen.
    終了

3. Procedures for macOS

  1. Click the "Campus Network SSL-VPN" button which is located under General Systems in the menu.
    リソースメニュー画面
  2. Then you will see a password prompt. Re-enter your Portal password here.
    パスワード入力画面
  3. When you see the menu like the following screen, click "Network-Access-XXXXXX" under the "Network Access" heading.
    ネットワークアクセス
  4. Click "Start" button if you use this feature for the first time.
    Start
    Click "Download" button and run "mac_f5vpn.pkg".
    インストール画面1
    インストール画面2
  5. Click "Continue", "Install" and "Close" button as following the instructions.
    インストール画面3
    インストール画面4
    インストール画面5
    インストール画面6
  6. When the installation is done, click "Click here".
    インストール画面7
  7. Click "Allow" and choose "Always allow VPN connection from this site" in the next window like the second image below.
    インストール画面8
    インストール画面8
  8. When you see the "Connected" message at the top left corner of the screen, your connection is complete.
    *Do not close this display window until you are done with your SSL-VPN connection.
    To access electronic journals, use a new window (or tab) to open the library website (http://www.libra.titech.ac.jp/).
    接続状況確認画面
  9. When you finish using SSL-VPN, click the "Disconnect" button at the top right corner of the screen.
    終了

3. Ports that can be used for an SSL-VPN connection

The ports that can be currently used for an SSL-VPN connection are as follows.

Protocol Port
TCP 22
TCP 25
TCP 80
TCP 443
TCP 465
TCP 993
TCP 995

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Updated: October 01, 2018
Created by: The Authentication Infrastructure System Team

Current page: Tokyo Institute of Technology Portal > Online guides > Using SSL-VPN