Detailed wifi service instructions

Automatic configuration

In order to connect to Eduroam from the University, you have to configure your device:

  • make sure you have an internet connection (mobile phone, home, ...) 
  • on Android, install the eduroamCAT app from Play Store 
  • open a browser on https://cat.eduroam.org  
  • click on “Download installation software” 
  • select the University (Università degli Studi di Milano) among members 
  • follow the instructions, download and execute the installer 
  • enter your full University credentials when required. 

Accessing the Eduroam network in special cases and with different devices

Credentials

Enter your full e-mail credentials: name.surname@unimi.it, @studenti.unimi.it
or @wifi.unimi.it, without spaces.

In case of problems, check your password by accessing the University webmail.

 

  • remove saved eduroam wifi network credentials, if any
  • install the eduroamCAT app from Play Store
  • set a security lock on the device (sequence, swipe, PIN or password)
  • connect to https://cat.eduroam.org 
  • select the University (Università degli Studi di Milano) among members
  • download the configuration and open it in CAT
  • enter your credentials and install the configuration
  • remove saved eduroam wifi network credentials, if any
  • repeat the installation pointing Safari to https://cat.eduroam.org
  • remove saved eduroam wifi network credentials, if any
  • repeat the installation pointing Safari to https://cat.eduroam.org
  • enter the computer administrator password, if required
  • remove saved eduroam wifi network credentials, if any
  • repeat the installation from https://cat.eduroam.org
  • run the installer with administrator privileges
  • download and run the installer with administrator privileges (sudo)
  • SSID: eduroam
  • Network Privacy: WPA2 Enterprise
  • Authentication Phase1: PEAP
  • Authentication Phase2: MSCHAPv2
  • Full university credentials: name.surname@studenti.unimi.it (or @unimi.it) and your password
  • CA certificate: Do not validate (this setting is risky and that is why we recommend using Eduroam CAT)

Please find below the ports and protocols for all users:

  • HTTP: TCP/80 outgoing
  • HTTPS: TCP/443 outgoing
  • IMAP4: TCP/143 outgoing
  • IMAP3: TCP/220 outgoing
  • IMAPS: TCP/993 outgoing
  • POP3: TCP/110 outgoing
  • POP3S: TCP/995 outgoing
  • Passive (S)FTP: TCP/21 outgoing
  • SMTPS: TCP/465 outgoing
  • SMTP submission via STARTTLS: TCP/587 outgoing
  • RDP: TCP/3389 outgoing
  • SSH: TCP/22 outgoing
  • IPSec VPN standards: IP 50 (ESP) and 51 (AH) incoming and outgoing protocols; UDP/500 (IKE) outgoing
  • OpenVPN 2.0: UDP/1194
  • IPv6 Tunnel Broker service: IP 41 incoming and outgoing protocol
  • IPsec NAT-Traversal: UDP/4500
  • Cisco IPSec VPN over TCP: TCP/10000 outgoing
  • PPTP VPN: IP 47 (GRE) incoming and outgoing protocol; TCP/1723 outgoing

More network services are available depending on the user profile (students, staff, member guests, non-member guests).

Internet lock
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If you see a similar message when connecting to eduroam, it means that the device has been locked for security reasons. To access the Eduroam network again, secure your device and write to sicurezza@unimi.it. You can keep using any other devices.

Experimental services

If you have consumer devices that do not support WPA2 Enterprise (voice assistants, video game consoles, IoT sensors), please write to eduroam@unimi.it describing how they are used in connection with University activities.