How Secure Are the Wireless Networks on the Dartmouth Campus?

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It depends on which network you connect to:

  • Eduroam will encrypt data being transmitted between your computer and the wireless access point you are connected to. This is one of the most secure wireless network at Dartmouth and is recommended.
  • Dartmouth Library Public is unencrypted, but if you are using this network and you start a VPN connection, the data being transmitted will be encrypted.
  • Dartmouth Public is unencrypted, but if you are using this network and you start a VPN connection, the data being transmitted will be encrypted.

For information on how setup a computer or other device for access to Eduroam, refer to Configure a Device for the Wireless Network.

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Article ID: 64651
Created
Tue 10/9/18 12:19 PM
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Thu 5/9/19 1:30 PM

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