RADIUS Properties window

System Administrator Guide for VSP 5000 Series

Version
90-09-2x
Audience
anonymous
Part Number
MK-98RD9009-16

This window opens when you select RADIUS in External Authentication.


RADIUS Properties window

The following table describes the fields and settings in the RADIUS properties window.

Item

Description

Authentication Protocol

Displays the RADIUS protocol to use.

  • PAP: Password authentication protocol that transmits plaintext user ID and password.
  • CHAP: Challenge-handshake authentication protocol that transmits encrypted password.

Primary Host Name

Displays the host name, the IPv4 address, or the IPv6 address of the RADIUS server.

Secret

Displays asterisks (*) to mask the RADIUS secret key used for the PAP or CHAP authentication.

NAS Address

Displays the identifier for the RADIUS server to find SVP.

Primary Port Number

Displays the port number of the RADIUS server.

Timeout

Displays the number of seconds before connection to the RADIUS server times out.

Number of Retries

Displays the retry times when the connection to the RADIUS server fails.

Secondary Host Name

Displays the host name, the IPv4 address, or the IPv6 address of the secondary RADIUS server.

Secondary Port Number

Displays the port number of the secondary RADIUS server.

External User Group Mapping - Mapping Method Displays the method of external user group mapping (for example, LDAP).

External User Group Mapping - Authentication Protocol

Displays the LDAP protocol to use.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - DNS Lookup

Displays whether to search for the LDAP server using the information registered in the SRV records in the DNS server.

  • Enable: Performs the search using information registered in the SRV records in the DNS server.
  • Disable: Performs the search using the host name and the port number.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Host Name

Displays the host name, the IPv4 address, or the IPv6 address of the LDAP server.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Port Number

Displays the port number of the LDAP server.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Domain Name

Displays the domain name of the LDAP server.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Base DN

Displays the base DN to search for users to authenticate.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Search User's DN

Displays the search user's domain name.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Password

Displays asterisks (*) to mask the password of the user for searching.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Timeout

Displays the number of seconds before connection to the LDAP server times out.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Retry Interval

Displays the retry interval in seconds when the connection to the LDAP server fails.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Number of Retries

Displays the retry times when the connection to the LDAP server fails.

This item is displayed if the SVP version is earlier than 90-09-21 or if the External User Group Mapping Method is LDAP.

External User Group Mapping - Attribute Type containing the user group information

Displays the attribute type containing user group information.

This item is displayed if the External User Group Mapping Method is RADIUS.

Set Up Server

Opens the Set Up Server window.