Security for my WiFi network. (MAC filter, Access to Mobile Devices)

Imperia
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Security for my WiFi network. (MAC filter, Access to Mobile Devices)

Hello everyone.
Dear, Please your support.
I have my Wifi network.
I would like to add to my Wi-Fi network, the MACs of the users' laptops, it is possible to create that security so that only the registered MACs have access.
 
Also, I wish I could identify the Syst. Operations that connect and from there be able to access or deny the Wi-Fi network. (Security for mobile device connections)
 
I hope you can help me.
Thanks in advance.
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Fabian1
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Re: Security for my WiFi network. (MAC filter, Access to Mobile Devices)

Hi Imperia,

 

take a look in IPSK, there you have a unique key for every registered MAC:

 

https://documentation.meraki.com/MR/Encryption_and_Authentication/IPSK_with_RADIUS_Authentication

 

Best

Fabian

ArshadSafrulla
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Re: Security for my WiFi network. (MAC filter, Access to Mobile Devices)

You can add MAC addresses by going to Network-wide ==> Clients ==> Add Client, you can also choose a group policy if you required to have custom firewall rules, shaping etc. 

 

However MAC address based restrictions are not the best thing to do as this can be easily spoofed. I would highly recommend looking in to deploying 802.1X with EAP-TLS or using Meraki MDM to manage and restrict the devices which will be using the SSID's.

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