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Re: wireless access point accounting

  • From: Christopher L. Morrow
  • Date: Fri Aug 23 15:14:21 2002



On Fri, 23 Aug 2002 Spencer.Wood@dot.state.oh.us wrote:

> If you have Cisco AP's, there LEAP Process works very well.....It
> authenticates against a RADIUS Server, and provides good authentication
> info, and some accounting......
>

And it'll rotate the wep key on a timed basis, provided you have (I
believe) cisco cards and drivers. This is a REALLY GOOD thing for wireless
security, its one way this should have been done from the beginning...
Go Cisco! (once in a while someone has to say it)

> Spencer
> ************************************************************
> Spencer Wood, Network Manager
> Ohio Department Of Transportation
> 1320 Arthur E. Adams Drive
> Columbus, Ohio 43221
> E-Mail: Spencer.Wood@dot.state.oh.us
> Phone: 614.644.5422/Fax: 614.887.4021/Pager: 866.591.9954
> *************************************************************
>
>
>
>
> Hugh Irvine <hugh@open.com.au>
> Sent by: owner-nanog@merit.edu
> 08/23/2002 10:35 AM
>
>
>         To:     radiator@open.com.au
>         cc:     nanog@merit.edu
>         Subject:        wireless access point accounting
>
>
>
>
> Hello Everyone -
>
> I have recently been investigating wireless access points for 802.1x.
>
> Is anyone out there using radius authentication and accounting with
> these devices?
>
> If so could you please send me copies of the authentication requests and
> the accounting starts and stops?
>
> Any war stories regarding different brands would also be welcome.
>
> many thanks
>
> Hugh
>
>
> NB: I am travelling this week, so there may be delays in our
> correspondence.
>
> --
> Radiator: the most portable, flexible and configurable RADIUS server
> anywhere. Available on *NIX, *BSD, Windows 95/98/2000, NT, MacOS X.
> -
> Nets: internetwork inventory and management - graphical, extensible,
> flexible with hardware, software, platform and database independence.
>
>
>
>





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