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Pulse Mobile does not work with my certificate

Contributor (0)
Jun 10, 2016 12:55pm
I'm using Pulse client on MacOS to authenticate to my company VPN with client certificate.

I installed Pulse client on my Android mobile, downloaded certificate as CER file.

I created the following connection:

URL: same URL as on MacOS
Authentication Type: Certificate on File
Certificate Path: path to the downloaded certificate
Key Path: as above

However, when trying to authenticate I'm getting the following error:

Missing certificate. Check that your certificate is valid and up-to-date, and try again.

That's pretty strange as same certificate I use on MacOS. What am I doing wrong?

Moderator (16)
Aug 6, 2016 10:17pm
Most likely, you install both the public and private key on your android device. For Mac OS X, you will need to combine the public and private key to a P12 file to have a proper certificate.

You can use openssl to convert the file: