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Authentication Gateway HOWTO

Nathan Zorn

           
        

Revision History
Revision 0.05 2002-11-05
Revision 0.05 2002-05-10 Revised by: nhz
Revision 0.04 2002-02-28 Revised by: nhz
Revision 0.03 2001-09-28 Revised by: nhz
Revision 0.02 2001-09-28 Revised by: KET
Revision 0.01 2001-09-06 Revised 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.