The Prisma Access VPN provides a secure connection between your computing device and the cloud VPN gateway using the GlobalProtect VPN client, helping provide a level of privacy and security for your computing activities as well as the ability to access protected MIT resources that require a MITnet IP address.
Network & Wireless
Securely connect to MIT’s network (MITnet) on campus or from home.
Xfinity On Campus™ is an IPTV streaming service offered by Comcast for colleges and universities as their on-campus TV service solution.
IS&T provides access to Duo, a two-factor authentication application that leverages landlines and smartphones as an "Approve" or "Deny" system to identify users. Duo is a self service web application that is being used for Touchstone-enabled web applications at MIT.
OpenID Connect (OIDC) is a RESTful authorization service that allows members of the MIT community to set authorization requirements for applications to access their RESTful Web APIs and Services at MIT. These requirements are based on OAuth2.0.
MITnet is the short name for MIT's campus-wide computer network.
MIT Touchstone is a single sign-on web authentication service that allows members of the MIT community to log in to participating MIT and federated web sites using their MIT credentials. When using a Touchstone-enabled application, your credentials will never be passed to the application service.
The remote access Virtual Private Network (VPN) provides privacy and security for your computing activities as well as the ability to access protected MIT resources that require a MITnet IP address. IS&T recommends and supports Cisco's AnyConnect VPN, a VPN client that works on a wide variety of operating systems and hardware configurations.