This article provides a general step-by-step guide to configure Wi-Fi profiles with certificate delivery for mobile devices.
How can administrators configure Wi-Fi profiles to deliver user or computer certificates to be used for 802.1X authentication for mobile devices?
In a large or smaller organization, administrators may want to implement 802.1X authentication for mobile devices. The mobile device will get a certificate from the CA in network that will allow it to connect to the Wi-Fi network. The following will need to be done:
1. To have the internal CA (Certification Authority) deliver the certificate to the device, the administrator needs to make sure "Active Directory group policy" is being used instead of "Cloud Policy Service" in the Centrify Cloud Manager, under Settings > Mobile > Device Policy Management.
2. Make sure the users are allowed to enroll devices: refer to our documentation. Please note: These settings apply regardless of whether you use the Centrify cloud policy service or Active Directory group policies to manage device configuration policies: