Controller Based WLANs

How does the VIA VPN client detect an untrusted network?

Product and Software: This article applies to all ArubaOS.


VIA detects if it is attached to a trusted and network and avoids activating tunnel (IPsec/SSL if IPsec fails).

Detection performed by attempting http/https HEAD request to the provisioned internal/private IP address of the Aruba Controller.



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If VIA_SESSION set included, then attached to trusted otherwise, VIA initiates tunnel (IPsec/SSL if IPsec fails).

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