Blackberry disabled server certificates query

Alan DeKok aland at
Fri Jan 20 12:20:09 CET 2012

lmgo5991 wrote:
> We are testing various deivces with our new eduroam wirelss and so far so
> good.  However, an issue cropped up with blackberrys where during the setup,
> if you leave the box unchecked "disable server certificate validation" then
> the blackberry connects fine if you uncheck connection fails "failed to
> connect".  I have checked other institutions and they have conflicting
> guides some say leave it checked others say uncheck.  
> Can anyone advise the status - to check or uncheck?

  It should always validate the server certificate.

  The reason it's failing is probably because you didn't put the correct
certificate on the blackberry.  You need to do that.  See my EAP guide:

  Alan DeKok.

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