Activate or Deactivate SSL VPN Access for a User

Overview


SSL VPN allows a user to create a secure tunnel from the remote desktop to the SoftLayer private network using a standard web browser.  The SoftLayer SSL VPN is compatible with Java Capable web browsers.  The SSL VPN service is provided free to all users.  Refer to the information below to activate or deactivate SSL VPN access for a user.

Activate or Deactivate Access


  1. Access the VPN interface on the Customer Portal.
  2. Select the SSL Access checkbox next to the desired username to activate or deactivate SSL VPN access for the user. 

    Note: SSL access must be activated in order for a user to connect using SSL.