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RADIUS security news and updates from the Cloud RADIUS team.

How Much Does It Cost to Build and Run a RADIUS Server?

Deploying a RADIUS Server is crucial for 802.1x authentication. We cover different types of RADIUS servers and all the costs and features they offer.

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Cloud 802.1x

What Is Cloud 802.1x? An 802.1x network is unique in one major way; it uses a Cloud RADIUS server as a means of authenticating users. The Cloud RADIUS checks a user’s credentials to see if they are an active member of an enterprise and grants users varying privileges of access depending on the network policies…

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How to Set Up RADIUS Authentication with Azure AD

Organizations around the world are making the much needed transition from insecure pre-shared key authentication to RADIUS-based, 802.1x authentication for their wireless network. However, it can be difficult to integrate to a WPA2-Enterprise system if you want to use a cloud directory.    One challenge we’ve been seeing in the field is enrolling users for…

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Use a RADIUS Server to VPN

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more employees are working from home than ever before. The need to maintain network security has rightfully led many companies to utilize VPN to protect their remote workers.    VPN is a great first step, but it’s not an airtight security measure all by itself. To be truly secure using…

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Configuring RADIUS with Azure AD

Organizations are transitioning to cloud computing, but Azure AD clients are having trouble setting up 802.1x RADIUS authentication. Luckily, we offer an easy and cost effective solution.

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