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Pix config for radius

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Last Modified: 2010-03-05
I trying to find the configuration I need to put into the pix to work with  radius(IAS) on windows.  This is just for administrators when they are consoling in or telnetting.  No VPN involved
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Cyclops3590Sr Software Engineer

I'll have to look, but I swear that Radius authentications were only allowed for VPN since the console and telnet passwords had to be on the device.  When I read it, it made sense to me since if the Radius server goes down, you don't have access to the firewall anymore.

Will get back to you later when I confirm in a little while.


I have the switches and router configured to use radius and I thought I could configure the pix to do the same.  Everything I have looked at pertains to vpn and I was wondering if it would be the same config if using vpn or not.
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Looks like my initial reaction is most likely wrong.

Have a look at the "aaa" command in global mode
You should have the options under that.  I don't run a Radius server, so I can't test to make sure.

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