Archive for November, 2010

Cisco RADIUS configuration with Server 2008 R2

November 11, 2010 23 comments

Configuring Cisco devices to authenticate via Active Directory isn’t a common practice. From what I’ve seen, most network admins simply have passwords set on the vty lines and an enable password set. Amazingly it seems most passwords are either cisco or cisco123. I couldn’t find very many resources out there for how to set things up so after much trial and error I finally have it working so I’m posting it here in hopes it will help someone else. Later I’ll be trying to get 802.1x wired authentication going but this is a start. Read more…