The following matrix catalogs the current state of web transport security in place with UCI’s remote learning services.  Students studying while abroad may find access to some services blocked, in which case a virtual private network (VPN) may be required to access them.

The information provided below is current. We will be updating it if anything changes.

Current as of: September 19, 2020

Remote Learning Tools / Student Services

ToolURLhttpsTLS 1.3TLS 1.2TLS 1.1ESNI   Domain Blocked, Needs VPN to Access
Google Mailhttps://mail.google.comXXXY
Google Drivehttps://drive.google.comXXXY
Google Docshttps://docs.google.comXXXY
Canvashttps://canvas.eee.uci.edu/
https://ucirvine.instructure.com
https://uci-vanity.instructure.com
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
0 blocked/restricted
GrandCentral (Canvas)https://grandcentral.eee.uci.edu/classesXXX
Zoomhttps://uci.zoom.us/
https://uci-hipaa.zoom.us/
X
X
X
X
0 blocked/restricted
EEE Gradebookhttps://eee.uci.edu/XXX
Gradescopehttps://www.gradescope.com/XX
UCI WebVPNhttps://vpn.uci.edu/XXX
Respondus Supporthttps://web.respondus.com/student-help/XXX
OIT Help Deskhttps://uci.service-now.comXX0 blocked/restricted
YuJahttps://uci.yuja.comXX0 blocked/restricted
iClicker Mainhttps://www.iclicker.com/XXX0 blocked/restricted
iClicker Reefhttps://app.reef-education.comXXX0 blocked/restricted
Poll Everywherehttps://www.polleverywhere.comXX0 blocked/restricted
PollEv Participantshttps://www.pollev.com/XX0 blocked/restricted
Qualtricshttps://uci.co1.qualtrics.com/
https://uci.qualtrics.com/
X
X
X
X
0 blocked/restricte
0 blocked/restricte

Glossary

Tool – Name of the student remote learning tool (or support service) listed on TechPrep Keep Learning or the Learn Anywhere sites.

URL – Published URL of service

https – Service offers a secure http connection, generally over TCP port 443

TLS 1.3 – Service offers Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.3 connections with client web browsers.  This is the most recent version of TLS.

TLS 1.2 – Service offers TLS version 1.2 connections.  This version is superseded by TLS 1.3.

TLS 1.1 – Service offers TLS version 1.1 connections.  This version of TLS is superseded by newer versions.

ESNI – Encrypted Server Name Indication (ESNI) is a draft standard that encrypts the website to which a web browser connects.

Domain… This domain is not accessible by residents of mainland China without using a virtual private network (VPN).