Set up HSCN VPN & Token
Download, install and configure VPN Software
Download MobilePass+ token on a smart device (phone or tablet) - link on enrollment email
Enroll your SafeNet MobilePASS+ token - link on enrollment email
Connect to VPN
Access NHS Spine services and/or clinical systems
To access HSCN via the token you will first require some VPN Software installed on your device. If you are using a Windows device we would recommend the Cisco VPN Client. Both the 32 Bit and 64 Bit can be downloaded here:
Extract the .zip files and run the vpnclient_setup.exe - follow the onscreen instructions.
If you are having issues installing the Cisco VPN Client an alternative would be ShrewVPN which can be downloaded here:
If you are having issues installing Cisco on a Windows 10 device please refer to this article here.
Once installed you'll then need to import the Configuration File (known as a Cisco PCF File) that will enable your device to connect to the HSCN network. To do this, download the following PCF File and import into the VPN Client:
Downloading and Enrolling SafeNet MobilePASS+
When a user is assigned a VPN token from Opusflow they will receive an email that will include instructions on how to download MobilePass+ on a smartphone or tablet (Android or iOS) and enroll it. More information can be found in the guides below.
Connecting to VPN
Enter your token username - firstname.lastname@example.org
Enter the 6 digit passcode generated by the MobilePASS+ App
Token Self Service
Click here to reset your Pin or re-sync your token.
Note - User ID is firstname.lastname