Windows 8.1 Wi-Fi client handshake failure REVISITED

Alan DeKok aland at
Sun Jan 22 15:03:11 CET 2017

On Jan 22, 2017, at 4:05 AM, ChoongHotmail Kim <concentric12 at> wrote:
> I've been having issues with my Windows 8.1 laptop as well as my Windows 
> 10 laptop when trying to connect to my FreeRADIUS server via EAP-TTLS. 
> My FreeRADIUS server is running on an Asus RT-AC68U router and was 
> installed and configured per the instructions on 
> .  My problem is identical to the issue reported on 
> , and unfortunately, the thread ended without any resolution.

  The problem is Windows.  What's going wrong with Windows?  No idea...

  The logging in Windows is essentially non-existent.  So all you get is either "success", or "fail".

>  I was 
> hoping to find any advice with regards to resolving this particular 
> use-case as I started as Mr. Rowe has by setting the "cipher-list" 
> attribute to "ALL" as well as checking the installed status of my 
> certificates.  I am only having issues with the handshake when trying to 
> connect with Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, but have none when connecting 
> via Android.  For reference, I've a sanitized version of the output for 
> radius -XX when successfully connecting via my Android device.  Thank you.

  Showing a successful authentication doesn't help, unfortunately.

  Alan DeKok.

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