Wireless Networks in University of Eastern Finland Campuses


University of Eastern Finland IT Services reform the wireless local area network names. The following
networks (SSID) appear and function in the University campus areas (Joensuu, Kuopio and Savonlinna)

All UEF wireless lans require user authentication (username + password).

    
UEF (Staff-WLAN)
• The Service is for staff members
• The network can be accessed directly from the UEFAD connected Microsoft Windows–workstation

UEF-OPEN
• Open WLAN network. UEF-OPEN has been available since 29.9.2016.
• Joining the UEF-OPEN WLAN does not require usernames or passwords.

EDUROAM (http://www.csc.fi/hallinto/funet/palvelut/eduroam )
• Students, staff and researcher can log in to Eduroam-network by using own UEF account username@uef.fi. Get EDUROAM profile here: https://cat.eduroam.org.

Wireless network encryption settings
UEF-network

• WLAN-encryption: WPA2/AES (Enterprise)
• Authentication: UEFAD-workstations are automatically authenticated (staff)
• Certificate: TERENA SSL CA
• Authentication method: EAP-PEAPv0 tai EAP-MSCHAPv2

eduroam-network (University staff and students)
• WLAN-encryption: WPA2/AES (Enterprise)
• Authentication: tunnus@uef.fi (staff and students)
• Certificate: TERENA SSL CA
• Authentication method: EAP-PEAPv0 tai EAP-MSCHAPv2

eduroam-network (users who are neither UEF students nor UEF staff)
• WLAN-encryption: WPA2/AES (Enterprise)
• Authentication: homeorganisation username
• Certificate: homeorganisation certificate
• Authentication method: homeorganisation EAP-method

Help to problem situations
You can ask Service Desk for questions and problems related to use of wireless networks
IT Servicedesk: servicedesk(at)uef.fi , p. 0294458880

 

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