modem access control point

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Nov 9th, 2007

Is there an effective way to have vendor access for support via dial up modem, pass through an additional access poitn for enhanced security?

What about having the connectivity logged, is there a way to do that?

I have this problem too.
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mchin345 Thu, 11/15/2007 - 14:24

dialup clients use Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS+) through this you can achive your security needs .for this you need minimum requirements are

Make sure dial-in works.

When the modem can connect and authenticate locally, turn on TACACS+.

Finally, test authentication to ensure that you can connect and authenticate through TACACS+, and turn on authorization.

wilson_1234_2 Tue, 11/20/2007 - 14:54


We have a TACACS box, but the vendors are connecting directly to the Mainframe, or EMC SAN when they connect.


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