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Authentication Gateway HOWTO

Authentication Gateway HOWTO

Nathan Zorn

           
        

Revision History
Revision 0.052002-11-05
Revision 0.052002-05-10Revised by: nhz
Revision 0.042002-02-28Revised by: nhz
Revision 0.032001-09-28Revised by: nhz
Revision 0.022001-09-28Revised by: KET
Revision 0.012001-09-06Revised by: nhz

There are many concerns with the security of wireless networks and public access areas such as libraries or dormitories. These concerns are not met with current security implementations. A work around has been proposed by using an authentication gateway. This gateway addresses the security concerns by forcing the user to authenticate in order to use the network.