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VPN for iPhone

System requirements: Apple iOS

Description:

With the implementation of DUO NetIDplus, employees are required to use Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client to establish a VPN connection. Below are instructions for installing, configuring, and using CiscoAnyConnect on an iPhone.

How to Get:



  1. Open the App Store
    iOS App Store

  2. Tap the Search button at the bottom
    iOS App Store

  3. Tap the Search bar at the top and search for cisco anyconnect
    iOS App Store


  4. Tap the GET button to begin installation
    iOS App Store

  5. Once installation is completed, tap on the +OPEN button to open the app
    iOS App Store

  6. You will receive a message indicating that Cisco AnyConnect will extend the VPN capabilities of your device; click OK to proceed
    iOS Cisco AnyConnect Setup

  7. Slide the switch button next to AnyConnect VPN to add a new connection
    iOS Cisco AnyConnect Setup

  8. Enter the following information to the Description and Server Address fields, then tap the Save button:
    • Description: UTA
    • Server Address: vpn.uta.edu


    iOS Cisco AnyConnect Setup

  9. Tap on the Group .Default--Students_Only to retrieve a list of groups
    iOS Cisco AnyConnect Setup

  10. Select .Employees from the list
    iOS Cisco AnyConnect Setup

  11. Tap the Authentication button to go back to the configuration page
  12. Fill out the username, password, and second password fields:
    1. Username: your NetID
    2. Password: your current NetiD password
    3. Second Password: enter a NetIDplus command (push, phone, or sms)
      iOS Cisco AnyConnect Setup

  13. If you entered push for the second password, you will get a Duo Mobile Login request notification on your primary device
    1. if your primary device is your iPad or iPhone, you will see the notification at the top of the screen; slide down on the notification to view the options
      iOS NetIDplus Notification

    2. Tap Approve to finish authenticationg your VPN
      iOS NetIDplus Notification

  14. Once authenticated, you will see a banner with usage agreement; tap Accept to finish connecting
    iOS Cisco AnyConnect Setup

  15. Once connected, you will see a VPN icon at the top
    iOS Cisco AnyConnect Setup