Adding Individual VPN Credentials


Adding Individual VPN Credentials

Watch a video about VPN Credentials, including how to add individual VPN credentials

Configuring a VPN credential is one of the tasks you must complete when configuring an IPSec VPN tunnel. To learn more, see Configuring an IPSec VPN Tunnel.

To to add VPN credentials:

  1. Go to Administration > VPN Credentials.
  2. Click Add VPN Credential
  3. Choose the Authentication Type that will be used to identify the peer, and configure accordingly:

If you are creating a mobile VPN, select XAUTH.

  1. Click Save and activate the change.
  • Managed By: If this VPN credential is being managed by an SD-WAN partner, search for and choose their name from the drop-down menu. If this VPN credential is not being managed by a partner, choose Self.
  • User ID: Enter the FQDN of the peer
  • New Pre-Shared Key: Enter a pre-shared key
  • Confirm New Pre-Shared Key: Re-enter the pre-shared key
  • Comments: (Optional) Enter additional notes or information. The comments cannot exceed 10,240 characters.
  • User ID: Enter the XAUTH user ID of the peer
  • New XAuth Password: Enter a password
  • Confirm New XAuth Password: Re-enter the password
  • Comments: (Optional) Enter additional notes or information. The comments cannot exceed 10,240 characters.
  • IP Address: Choose the IP address of your local gateway

These entries are the ones you sent to Zscaler beforehand. If you have not already done so, submit your static IP addresses to Zscaler Support, who can then ensure that those IP addresses appear in the menu under Public IP Addresses.

  • New Pre-Shared Key: Enter the pre-shared key
  • Confirm New Pre-Shared Key: Re-enter the pre-shared key
  • Comments: (Optional) Enter additional notes or information. The comments cannot exceed 10,240 characters.