Re: Advice/resources for setting up TACACS server

From: Dominic J. Eidson (no email)
Date: Fri Nov 07 2008 - 18:03:14 EST

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    It's not free, but I want to praise Radiator
    (http://www.open.com.au/radiator/) as a great radius/tacacs+ server.

    (I have previously battled both with freeradius and openradius.)

      - d.

    On Fri, 7 Nov 2008, Leslie wrote:

    > Do you have any suggestions for a free tacacs server which will run on linux
    > ? I have so far been unable to find any and the tacacs+ source code hasn't
    > been updated since around 2000
    >
    > Leslie
    >
    > On Nov 7, 2008, at 2:43 PM, Eddy Martinez wrote:
    >
    >> I second the TACACS+
    >>
    >> Thats what you want. Same effort for the most part, to implement.
    >>
    >> Eddy
    >>
    >> On Nov 7, 2008, at 2:39 PM, Steven King wrote:
    >>
    >> > I disagree with the RADIUS suggestion. TACACS+ is a much more secure
    >> > protocol. It encrypts the packet contents and has a more secure
    >> > handshake procedure.
    >> >
    >> > Leslie wrote:
    >> > > The best answer actually does seem to be to use freeradius instead of
    >> > > tacacs, so I will probably go with that (though if anyone has any good
    >> > > tips on freeradius, please, let me know)
    >> > >
    >> > > Leslie
    >> > >
    >> > > On Nov 7, 2008, at 1:30 PM, Leslie wrote:
    >> > >
    >> > > > Hi --
    >> > > >
    >> > > > We are currently trying to set up a TACACS server for authentication
    >> > > > to our network gear and have it run on suse linux hosts. Does anyone
    >> > > > have any advice/good webpages or guides regarding this?
    >> > > >
    >> > > > Thank you very much in advance!
    >> > > >
    >> > > > Leslie
    >> > >
    >> > >
    >> >
    >> > --
    >> > Steve King
    >> >
    >> > Network Engineer - Liquid Web, Inc.
    >> > Cisco Certified Network Associate
    >> > CompTIA Linux+ Certified Professional
    >> > CompTIA A+ Certified Professional
    >> >
    >> >
    >>
    >

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    Dominic J. Eidson
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