AAA operations for RADIUS

The following table lists the sequence of authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA) operations that take place when a user gains access to a RUCKUS device that has RADIUS security configured. For each action the user takes, there are certain applicable AAA operations that occur. This table is presented as a means to troubleshoot possible issues with AAA configuration.

User action Applicable AAA operations
User attempts to gain access to the Privileged EXEC and CONFIG levels of the CLI Enable authentication: aaa authentication enable default method-list
System accounting start: aaa accounting system default start-stop method-list
User logs in using Telnet/SSH Login authentication: aaa authentication login default method-list
EXEC accounting Start: aaa accounting exec default start-stop method-list
System accounting Start: aaa accounting system default start-stop method-list
User logs into the Web Management Interface Web authentication: aaa authentication web-server default <method-list>
User logs out of Telnet/SSH session Command authorization for logout command: aaa authorization commands privilege-level default method-list
Command accounting: aaa accounting commands privilege-level default start-stop method-list
EXEC accounting stop: aaa accounting exec default start-stop method-list
User enters system commands (for example, reload , boot system) Command authorization: aaa authorization commands privilege -level default method-list
Command accounting: aaa accounting commands privilege-level default start-stop method-list
System accounting stop: aaa accounting system default start-stop method-list
User enters the command: [no] aaa accounting system defaultstart-stop method-list Command authorization: aaa authorization commands privilege-level default method-list
Command accounting: aaa accounting commands privilege-level default start-stop method-list
System accounting start: aaa accounting system default start-stop method-list
User enters other commands Command authorization: aaa authorization commands privilege-level default method-list
Command accounting: aaa accounting commands privilege-level default start-stop method-list