[ASK] mac filter with PSK

luthfigibrani
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[ASK] mac filter with PSK

Hi..

I want to know, is it possible to filter specified mac-address can join ssid with PSK Authentication?

In the dash board only MAC-based access control (no encryption) with radius.

 

Thanks and Regards,

Gibs

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luthfigibrani
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I mean, we assign mac-address list manually on the dashboard not using radius

 

Unfortunately, the only way is using a Radius server.

KarstenI
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The best way is to do it with a radius-server. There you can define which MAC-addresses are allowed and also pass the correct passphrase for encryption to the AP. This is done with "iPSK with RADIUS".

luthfigibrani
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What about white-listing mac-address on client menu per ssid? As image attached:

IMG_20221125_175745.jpg

 is there any trick to make it happen?

I think it is not what you want. When you put the client in an allow list it will apply the following settings to a client:

 

https://documentation.meraki.com/General_Administration/Cross-Platform_Content/Block_Listing_and_All...

It is not a trick, it just won't do what you were asking for as the PC could still join the SSID.

If the workflow is ok for you it can be implemented this way:

  • Default policy is to block everything (or perhaps allow DHCP)
  • the client connects to the SSID
  • the client gets whitelisted on the dashboard by applying the right policy
luthfigibrani
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So every client still can associate with the ssid, since the firewall rule is deny all. Only the white-listed client could use the ssid for communication. Is that right? 

In other words, white-listing is a way to bypass any firewall/policy rule, isnt it?

 

yep

PhilipDAth
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