EAP-TLS for wired network using hostap as an authenticator
Harshil Anil Kumar Shah
Thu Dec 16 01:03:45 PST 2010
Currently I am working on a research project of EAP-TLS. I want to do EAP-TLS authentication for a wired client. So, I visited couple of forums and I came to know about hostapd which can work as an authenticator in case of EAP-TLS authentication process. This is my testbed setup:
Freeradius -------------wired------------------ Authenticator(hostapd) -------------wired-------------------- wpa_supplicant
(192.168.1.10) (192.168.1.11) (192.168.0.12) (192.168.0.13)
In case of wireless client and if I use Dlink wirelesss router as an authenticator, authentication works successfully.
But in case of wired client scenario, authenticator is able to receive the request but is not able to forward to radius server. Where am I missing something?
This is my hostapd.conf file:
interface = eth1
driver = wired
own_ip_addr = 192.168.1.11
# RADIUS authentication server
auth_server_shared_secret = whatever
# RADIUS accounting server
acct_server_shared_secret = whatever
Please help me to solve this.
Thanks and Regards,
Harshil A. Shah,
**************** CAUTION - Disclaimer *****************
This e-mail contains PRIVILEGED AND CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION intended solely
for the use of the addressee(s). If you are not the intended recipient, please
notify the sender by e-mail and delete the original message. Further, you are not
to copy, disclose, or distribute this e-mail or its contents to any other person and
any such actions are unlawful. This e-mail may contain viruses. Infosys has taken
every reasonable precaution to minimize this risk, but is not liable for any damage
you may sustain as a result of any virus in this e-mail. You should carry out your
own virus checks before opening the e-mail or attachment. Infosys reserves the
right to monitor and review the content of all messages sent to or from this e-mail
address. Messages sent to or from this e-mail address may be stored on the
Infosys e-mail system.
***INFOSYS******** End of Disclaimer ********INFOSYS***
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Hostap