Installing the Wi-Fi Security Certificate

Follow these instructions to install the certificate for the UBCFreeInternet.
In this section:

Internet Explorer/Edge/Chrome

To install the CensorNet Certificate Authority:-

  1. Go to the following link to download and open the certificate file: http://10.1.11.106/external/getssl
  2. Click “Install Certificate”, and on the following screen click “Next”
  3. Select “Place all certificates in the following store” and then “Browse”. Select “Trusted Root Certification Authorities”.
  4. Click “OK”, then “Next”, and then “Finish”.
  5. You will receive the following warning:
  6. Click “Yes” to import the certificate.
  7. Close and reopen your browser.

Firefox

To install the CensorNet Certificate Authority:-

  1. Go to the following link to download and open the certificate file: http://10.1.11.106/external/getssl
  2. You will then be presented with the following dialog box (it may appear differently on your system, but the content will be the same):
  3. Tick the first option to “Trust this CA to identify web sites” and then press “OK”
  4. Close and reopen Firefox for the changes to take effect.

 

Mac OS X/Safari

To Install the CensorNet Certificate Authority:

  1. Go to the following link to download and open the certificate file: http://10.1.11.106/external/getssl
  2. Enter your password to install the certificate
  3. In Keychain Access, type “censornet” in the search box
  4. Double click the censornet.com certificate to open it
  5. Under the “Trust” heading, change the “When using this certificate” setting to say “Always Trust”
  6. Close the window and Quit Keychain Access
  7. Close and reopen Safari for the change to take effect