BEST: VPN Access Pages - Downloads

 
 
 
Virtual Private Network (VPN) Service
 
Bureau of Enterprise Systems & Technology
55 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105

 
 
DAS/BEST provides secure virtual private network (VPN) access to state agency customers. Please visit the IT Security Remote Access Services for additional information including Key FOB pick up hours, etc.
 
Security on any computer system is a high priority, especially when the system involves multiple users. Sharing of your State of CT access credentials and VPN tokens with anyone is prohibited.

How to Request VPN Access
Authorized VPN liaisons may request VPN access services using our Footprints Service. They can also utilize the Footprints service for assistance, including additions, removals, and changes.
 
For Windows users
 
Client can be downloaded from the browser using your assigned connection profile
 
Or
 
To download the CISCO VPN Client Software for WinXP, WinVista, Win7 and Win8 (supports both 32-bit & 64-bit):
 

For MAC and Linux users

The Client can be downloaded and installed from the browser using your assigned connection profile. 
 
From a browser enter https://ips:vpn.ct.gov/profile name (where the profile name equals the unique profile assigned for the requested group.)
 
Hit enter, the logon screen will appear.

For Mobile VPN users
 
IOS: The CISCO Anyconnect client can be downloaded from the APPLE APP store.
 
Android: The CISCO Anyconnect client can be downloaded from the Google PLAY STORE.
 

Questions:
 
For any questions, Please contact the BEST HELPDESK at 860-622-2300 option 9.