[Webinar] Streamline your web hosting managementRegister Today

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 353
  • Last Modified:

What is Difference of setting AAA on between router and switch

Experts
What is difference of setting AAA on between router and switch ? If AAA is setup on switch, we can use dot1x. Is there any other difference ? Thanks
0
davidy2001
Asked:
davidy2001
1 Solution
 
agonza07Commented:
AAA allows both a router and a switch to have a more granular approach to authentication, authorization, and accounting.

https://learningnetwork.cisco.com/docs/DOC-7905

Once AAA is configured it can be used for a variety of things, dot1x, RADIUS authentication, TACACS+, VPN authentication, even for a VoIP calling card set up.

It's just the underlying layer to a more complex authentication and authorization model.
0
 
davidy2001Author Commented:
Thank you.
0

Featured Post

The Firewall Audit Checklist

Preparing for a firewall audit today is almost impossible.
AlgoSec, together with some of the largest global organizations and auditors, has created a checklist to follow when preparing for your firewall audit. Simplify risk mitigation while staying compliant all of the time!

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now