New guides available for configuring and troubleshooting NDES and SCEP

With Microsoft Intune, you can give users access to corporate resources through VPN, Wi-Fi, or email profiles. If you use certificates to authenticate those connections, your end users won’t need to enter user names and passwords when they authenticate. You can use Intune to assign these certificates to the devices you manage via certificate profiles,…


Known issue: Certificate-based authentication issue with Pulse Secure 7.0.0 for iOS and Check Point Capsule Connect versions 1.600 for iOS

There are issues with certificate-based authentication when using the Pulse Secure VPN client for iOS, version 7.0 and Check Point Capsule Connect version 1.600 for iOS. Specifically, both VPN clients may report that the certificate is missing from the device, even when the certificate has been properly delivered. These issues impact Intune in addition to…


Support Tip: iOS 12 and VPN

By Tyler Castaldo | Intune PM As you may have noticed through your own testing, a change has been made in VPN functionality in iOS 12, the next iOS release that is still in beta. As such, several companies including Cisco, F5, and Palo Alto have announced either through their own release notes or through…


Support Tip: Android VPN profiles require end user permission before installation

We thought it would be helpful to share with you some details about the flow for VPN profile installation on Android devices. Most clients like Cisco, SonicWall, Check Point, Citrix and F5 Networks have a setting that prevents external control by outside applications unless the end user explicitly enables it. This setting needs to be…


Support Tip: Windows 10 Wi-Fi or VPN profile pushed via Intune does not connect

Consider a scenario where a Wi-Fi or VPN profile is pushed either via Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager or Microsoft Intune to a Windows Phone 10 device. The profile is configured to use SCEP profile – Certificate for authentication, and you can see the profile on device however it fails to connect. If you experience…