How do I configure 802.1x with MAC authentication on the same SSID in Aruba Instant?
Product and Software: This article applies to Aruba Instant 3.2
Points to remember:
- MAC-auth always occurs before dot1x authentication
- If MAC-auth fail-thru is disabled, client should pass both MAC-auth and dot1x.
NOTE: Dot1x is only attempted if MAC-auth passes.
- If MAC-auth fail-thru is enabled: client should pass either MAC-auth or dot1x.
NOTE: Dot1x is only used if MAC-auth fails; if MAC-auth succeeds clients get MAC-auth-only role.
Step 1: Select New for SSID Creation
Step 2: Enter the "SSID Name" and select "Employee"
Step 3: Select the "IP assignment" and "VLAN assignment"
Step 4: Select Security Level as "Enterprise"
Step 5: Select the Access Rules
Step 6: We can see the SSID broadcasting