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FreeBSD + Freeradius2 + EAP-TLS + ssl-admin, a WPA2 Enterprise Guide.

This is a guide written to help implement WPA2 Enterprise over a wireless network using only the most secure EAP protocol (EAP-TLS) for authentication. This is accomplished by using FreeBSD as a RADIUS server for 802.1X utilizing only EAP-TLS for verification. This guide doesn’t go into depth on how to secure and harden the FreeBSD machine much further, just enough to get freeradius2 using self-signed X.509 certificates configured and running.

This guide will also briefly touch on the wireless Access Point {AP} setup as an Authenticator and client (aka Supplicant in 802.1X terminology) setup on Apple OS X and Android. Continue reading

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Data verification after building a RAID 5 array using FreeNAS

A few weeks ago one of my many 300GB hard drives crapped out. The drive didn’t have any important data on it but I still attempted a recovery for the sake of exercise. Well it proved to be difficult and … Continue reading

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