Chapter 17. 802.1X Enforcement

This chapter provides information about how to design, deploy, maintain, and troubleshoot 802.1X enforcement with Network Access Protection (NAP).

This chapter assumes the following:

  • That you understand the role of the Active Directory, Group Policy, and Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service (RADIUS) elements of a Microsoft Windows–based authentication infrastructure for network access. For more information, see Chapter 9.

  • That you have a working IEEE 802.1X–authenticated wireless or wired network. For more information, see Chapter 10, and Chapter 11.

  • That you understand the components of NAP and how to prepare your network for NAP. For more information, see Chapter 14, and Chapter 15.

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