Welcome to Cisco Support Community. We would love to have your feedback.
For an introduction to the new site, click here. If you'd prefer to explore, try our test area to get started. And see here for current known issues.
I have a 2801 router with the HWIC-AP card. The wireless clients fail to associate with the HWIC-AP, the following debug message appears on the router.
*Dec 25 11:38:45.253: %DOT11-7-CCKM_AUTH_FAILED: Station 001f.3c32.29ec CCKM authentication failed
If the WPA authentication is removed, the following messages appears when the client tries to associate (and fails).
*Dec 25 11:59:19.089: %DOT11-6-ASSOC: Interface Dot11Radio0/1/0, Station Ayyan-Qatar2801 001f.3c32.29ec Associated SSID[Qtel-OiaB] AUTH_TYPE[OPEN]
*Dec 25 11:59:30.493: %DOT11-6-DISASSOC: Interface Dot11Radio0/1/0, Deauthenticating Station 001f.3c32.29ec Reason: Sending station has left the
Even if the client gets associated, they fail to get an IP address from the local DHCP pool.
A router reboot will solve this issue and all wireless clients will be able to get connected to wireless. But after a day or so the problem reoccurs.
Any suggestions will be helpful.
It seems like that the station has failed CCKM authentication. As a resolution for this error verify the topology of the APs under the WDS domain. It may help you.