Knowledgebase: CYREN Web Security
Enabling mobile security for Android devices
Posted by Raj Kumar on 19 May 2016 09:28 AM

Applies to:  Wireless Security, Mobile Security, Policies, Android devices.

Modified on: 14-June-2016   

Description:

Mobile security for Android is delivered via an application that is downloaded from Google Play Store.

Note – WebSecurity service is compatible with Android devices running Android version 4 and up.

Before Android devices can benefit from the service, the Administrator should enable the Mobile Support.

Solution : 

  • From the Android based mobile device, users should click on the onboarding process link within the welcome email sent by the Administrator.  
  • The registration and download window is opened:

        CWS_mobile_2_June_14_2016.jpg

  • Click on Install Web Security App.
  • If required chose to open the application with Play Store.
  • Click INSTALL in the WebSecurity Installation window. 

           CWS_android_1_June_09_2016.jpg

  •  In the Wi-Fi connection information, click ACCEPT to install the application.
  •  Once the WebSecurity app has been successfully installed, click Open to start the application.
  •  In the AUP window, accept the terms and conditions, and click Connect.

         CWS_mobile_3_June_14_2016.jpg

  •  Users will be asked to authenticate themselves one time by entering their WebSecurity username and password, as listed in the original onboarding email sent by the Administrator.

         CWS_mobile_4_June_14_2016.jpg

  •   In the Connection request window, approve the VPN connection set up, and click OK to keep your settings. 
  •   Depending on your Android version, you may get the following window indicating that the WebSecurity application has been successfully installed:

         CWS_mobile_5_June_14_2016.jpg

  

 

 

 

 

 

      

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