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Re: Guest wireless restrictions
From: Patrick Gorsuch <patrick.gorsuch () GALLAUDET EDU>
Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2013 12:53:27 -0400
Well, this is the "guest" access, right? How much convenience
(compromise?) should be provided before we'd really like to know a
little more about our new friends?
When the ugly details that Derek notes so rudely make themselves known,
have your Plan B ready to go. In this case, a Sponsored Guest solution
(as has been mentioned earlier in this thread or even a
self-registration solution) for the semi-regular visitor that's here for
a University purpose beyond keeping under their AT&T data limit.
I can dig the idea of wanting to come close to that elusive, perfect
configuration that meets everyone's needs, desires, and wildest dreams.
But at some point it becomes mental .. er, stimulation, and I've really
got bigger things to consider than making sure every drop-in guest has a
Patrick N. Gorsuch
Manager, Networks and Information Security
patrick.gorsuch () gallaudet edu
On 4/30/2013 12:26 PM, Derek Diget wrote:
On Apr 29, 2013 at 10:19 -0400, David Curry wrote:
So how can you really restrict "no plaintext" on protocols/ports that
implement a STARTTLS type command? OK, there might be some firewalls
that can do it, but it brings back memories of PIX's fixup problems.
Not ones that I would want to relive.
Re: Guest wireless restrictions David Curry (Apr 30)
Re: Guest wireless restrictions Derek Diget (Apr 30)
Re: Guest wireless restrictions Childs, Aaron (Apr 30)