|This article refers to the Prisma Access VPN that uses the GlobalConnect app. If you're looking for information on the Cisco AnyConnect VPN, see: Cisco AnyConnect VPN Landing Page.|
If you're not sure which service you're using, see: How do I know if I'm using the Cisco AnyConnect VPN or the Prisma Access VPN?
On this page:
- Install the GlobalProtect app from the Google Play Store.
Result: The GlobalProtect App is installed. Continue below to set it up and connect.
- Open your GlobalProtect app.
Result: After the splash screen, it will ask you for your portal address.
Click on the thumbnails to open the full images.
- Enter the address: gpvpn.mit.edu
- Click Connect.
Result: You will be prompted to authenticate via Touchstone Authentication.
- Authenticate using Touchstone Authentication.
Result: The VPN will attempt to start a connection. The first time you connect, you will be asked to accept the connection request.
- Click OK
Result: You're connected to MIT GlobalProtect VPN service and may go about your computing activities normally.
- Open the GlobalProtect app.
- Tap the shield to disconnect.
Result: You have been disconnected from the MIT GlobalProtect VPN service.