You can connect to the school network via VPN
The parameters required for connecting:
VPN Type: Cisco IPSec
Server Address: firewall.cdnis.edu.hk
Account Name: <YOUR LDAP ACCOUNT>
Password: <YOUR LDAP PASSWORD>
Shared Secret: cdnis
Certificate: <NOT ENABLED/SELECTED>
Group Name: cdnis
Here’s how you configure this on your Mac OSX:
Go to System Preferences on your mac and click on Network
Click on the + sign to create a new connection and choose the options as shown in the screenshot below and press “Create”.
Type in the server address, your login id and your password as shown below in the screenshot and then press “Authentication Settings”
Type in cdnis as the shared secret and group name and then press OK.
Make sure you’ve checked the box to show VPN status in your menu bar and then press “Apply”
You can now connect (and disconnect) by clicking on the VPN icon in your menu bar.