Pulse Secure installation on Linux

This installation process was checked and approved only for

  • CentOS 7
  • Ubuntu 16-19
  1. Install Pulse Secure client:
    • For CentOS/RedHat:
      sudo yum update -y
      sudo yum install http://webdev.web3.technion.ac.il/docs/cis/public/ssl-vpn/ps-pulse-centos-rhel.rpm
    • For Ubuntu/Debian:
      sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade
      cd $HOME/Downloads/ && wget http://webdev.web3.technion.ac.il/docs/cis/public/ssl-vpn/ps-pulse-ubuntu-debian.deb
      sudo dpkg -i ps-pulse-ubuntu-debian.deb
  2. Read README file:
    less /usr/local/pulse/README
  3. To be able to run the client in GUI mode run:
    • For CentOS/RedHat:
      /usr/local/pulse/PulseClient.sh install_dependency_packages
    • For Ubuntu/Debian:
      /usr/local/pulse/PulseClient_x86_64.sh install_dependency_packages
    • Answer Y to all questions.
  4. Then open Pulse Secure:
    • For CentOS/RedHat:run-PulseSecure-Centos-Redhat
    • For Ubuntu/Debian:
      PulseSecure Ubuntu 18

  5. Then add SSL VPN connection setup:
    • Click on ‘plus’ sign:
      PulseSecure connections
    • Enter Name and URL as in an picture and click Save:
  6. Now you can connect to Technion SSL VPN:
    • Click on Connect button:
    • Enter your credentials and click on Sign In button:
      PulseSecure Login Page
    • After successful connection click on a small triangle next to Technion and check the connection status:
עודכן: 30/04/2020 , 12:00