To simplify GlobalProtect agents and
prevent unnecessary login prompts when a username and password are
not required, the panel that showed portal, username, and password
is now split into two screens (one screen for the portal location
and another screen for username and password). The GlobalProtect
agent now displays login prompts for username and password only
if this information is required. GlobalProtect automatically hides
the username and password screen for authentication types—such as
cookie or client certificate authentication—that do not require
a username and password.
The GlobalProtect agent login screen has
been simplified. The username and password have been moved to a
) This is the new, simplified
screen for connecting to GlobalProtect and changing portals.
) The username and password
prompts appear only if this information is required. These prompts
are hidden automatically based on authentication type (for example,
with cookie or certificate authentication).