If your iOS device requires an on-demand VPN to connect to your internal network, Symantec Mobile Encryption for iOS will not cause the VPN to start when it tries to connect to your Encryption Management Server.
Symantec Mobile Encryption for iOS 2.0 and above.
Encryption Management Server 3.3 and above.
Mobile Encryption for iOS is designed to communicate with Encryption Management Server using a fully qualified domain name (FQDN) using standard DNS functionality. Mobile Encryption for iOS was not designed to use on-demand VPN connections.
Symantec Mobile Encryption for iOS resolves DNS names by doing a DNS lookup using cross-platform POSIX calls. This method does not trigger the on-demand VPN.
Allow inbound https connections from Mobile Encryption for iOS to Encryption Management Server over the Internet.
Also note that in order to enrol iOS devices, the Encryption Management Server that the iOS devices connect to needs to contain the private keys of the iOS users. iOS users will therefore not be able to enrol against an Encryption Management Server that is a DMZ cluster member.
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