Which protocols work with which authentication systems?

Network RADIUS marketing at networkradius.com
Mon Jan 17 13:33:04 UTC 2022

Authentication systems and protocol compatibility
Not all authentication protocols work with all authentication systems.

In many network configurations, there will be some transactions for which the RADIUS server will not perform the authentication itself, but simply pass credentials to a third party system and rely on the pass/fail response it gets from that system. Unfortunately, not all of these authentication systems work with all password storage formats. In these scenarios, it is important to realize that the incompatibility is between the authentication system and the password format, not the RADIUS system.

This article walks explains which protocols work with which authentication systems. We also discuss the implications of an incompatibility. 

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