RUWireless Secure Linux Setup

For systems with Network-Manager installed (if you have a WiFi icon on your Linux system you likely have Network-Manager installed).

  1. Download the certificate from the page below, which we will use to setup to ensure you only connect to legitimate RUWireless Secure networks.
    https://cloud.securew2.com/public/09325/RUWirelessSecure/?device=Unknown
  2. Click on the WiFi network icon on your system and select Connect to Hidden Wi-Fi Network
  3. In network name write "RUWireless Secure" and for Wi-Fi security select "WPA & WPA2 Enterprise"
  4. The window will then expand, please fill in the following fields as described below:
    Authentication: Tunneled TLS
    Anonymous identity: Leave this field blank.
    CA certificate: Select the previously downloaded certificate from the first step.
    Inner authentication: PAP
    Username: NetID
    Password: NetID Password
  5. Then click connect, you should be able to connect without issue anytime RUWireless Secure is within range.

For systems without Network-Manager installed or if you encounter any errors in the above steps, please contact the OIT Help Desk.