Virtual Private Network

The Computer Center of the School of Sciences of the University of Crete, offers secure access to services restricted to the Dept. of Physics domain name (ie. online access to journals requiring subscription, Library cataloques, access to the Web of Knowledge database) from anywhere in the word, via a Virtual Private Network (VPN). This service offered to all members of the Department with a valid e-mail account and uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology and the open source software OpenVPN.

In order to be able to use this service one has to activate it first following the instructions presented (in greek) at the "VPN" web page of the Computer Center. 

More general information regarding VPN can be found here.

University of Crete - Department of Physics - P.O Box 2208 - GR-71003 Heraklion, Greece
phone: +30 2810 394300 - fax: +30 2810 394301