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tkoerme [Setting up the eduroam WLAN with the CAT tool]
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-====== eduroam with Linux / Ubuntu ​14.04 LTS ======+====== eduroam with Linux / Ubuntu ​18.04 LTS ======
  
-=====Setting up the eduroam ​WLAN with the CAT tool=====+**To ensure a secure eduroam configuration,​ it is strongly recommended to set up eduroam using the configuration wizard (CAT tool)!** 
 +=====Setting up the eduroam with the CAT tool=====
  
-After downloading the [[ https://​cat.eduroam.org/​|eduroam CAT]] you have to make it executable. To achieve this first right click on the file and select //​Properties//​ then select the Permissions tab and check the box next to // Execute //.+After downloading the [[ https://​cat.eduroam.org/​|eduroam CAT]] you have to make it executable. To achieve this first right click on the file and select //​Properties//​ then select the Permissions tab and check the box next to //"Execute"//. Please also note that the behavior when executing files has been set correctly under //"​Files Preferences"​//. 
  
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​executable.png?400 |}}+{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​ubuntu_eduroam-install_eng_01.png |}} 
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 +{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​ubuntu_eduroam-install_eng_02.png |}}
  
 Alternatively the file can be made executable by running //chmod +x // on that file. Alternatively the file can be made executable by running //chmod +x // on that file.
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 of this article. After clicking on OK enter your password and confirm it. of this article. After clicking on OK enter your password and confirm it.
  
-After finishing ​the assistant, the Network Manager ​should automatically connect you +After you complete ​the wizard, the NetworkManager ​should automatically connect you to the eduroam network if it is available. ​
-to the eduroam network if it is available.+
  
 If you do not have a Network Manager running during the installation,​ the assistant will create a //​wpa_supplicant.conf//​. For details on how to use this config file If you do not have a Network Manager running during the installation,​ the assistant will create a //​wpa_supplicant.conf//​. For details on how to use this config file
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 +=====Manual setup of the eduroam=====
  
-===== Gnome Network-Manager ===== 
 <WRAP center round important 80%> <WRAP center round important 80%>
 If the eduoram network is configured manually a "​man-in-the-middle attack"​ is possible because the client will accept any certificate signed by the Deutsche Telekom CA. So if it is possible the configuration assistant should be used. If the eduoram network is configured manually a "​man-in-the-middle attack"​ is possible because the client will accept any certificate signed by the Deutsche Telekom CA. So if it is possible the configuration assistant should be used.
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
  
-=====Manual setup of the eduroam WLAN===== +Eduroam ​can be set up manually under "​Settings"​ -> "​Wi-Fi"​.  
- +Switch on the Wi-Fi and select the "eduroam" network ​under "​Visible Networks"​. 
-The Gnome Network-Manager ​can be used to set up the connection with eduroam ​(tested ​under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS).+Click the button with the lock on the listed network "​eduroam"​ to configure "​eduroam"​. 
 +A window opens in which the necessary settings have to be configured. 
 +Then press the "​Connect"​ button. 
 +Please enter your  [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:#​username|username]] and password in the login window. 
 +You should now be connected to eduroam.
  
-Select "eduroam" from the list of available WLAN SSIDs. When connecting the Network Manager prompts for the connection details (s. picture). The suggested settings are generally good, provide the following information:+{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:ubuntu_eduroam-install_eng_03.png |}}
  
-{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​edu-linux-en.png |}}+{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​ubuntu_eduroam-install_eng_04.png |}}
  
-You can find the CA certificate under // /​usr/​share/​ca-certificates/​mozilla/​T-TeleSec_GlobalRoot_Class_2.crt //. +{{ :en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​ubuntu_eduroam-install_eng_05.png ​|}}
-Enter the username according to the table in the [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​#username|username]] section and the corresponding password.+
  
 +{{ :​en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:​ubuntu_eduroam-install_eng_06.png |}}
  
 +**Please observe the following instructions when entering the configuration parameters:​**
 +  * The screenshot for the network settings shows the login data for a GWDG account as an example.
 +  * Therefore, please enter **eduroam@gwdg.de** as "​Anonymous identity"​.
 +  * The CA certificate can be found at // /​usr/​share/​ca-certificates/​mozilla/​T-TeleSec_GlobalRoot_Class_2.crt //.
 +  * Enter your user name according to the table in the [[en:​services:​network_services:​eduroam:#​username|username]] section and the corresponding password.