Validating identity wireless
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I have also read that WEP needs to be switched to WPA. When I enter the router password, the following message appears: the network password needs to be 40bits or 104bits depending on your configuration. When I enter the router password, the following message appears: the network password needs to be 40bits or 104bits depending on your configuration.
In turn the signing certificate authority's public key will be distributed to clients, either through GPOs, Active Directory Certificate Services or it was included by Microsoft in the Trusted Root Certification Authority repository.
It's not a recommended configuration to have a external root CA sign your RADIUS server's certificate.
When Windows XP or 7 clients connect they initally fail to connect.
In order to enable the client to connect we have to add the network manually and un-check the "Validate server certificate" as shown in the screenshot below.The disadvantages of the first two options is that it opens your 802.1X scheme up to Mi TM attacks.