Remote Access VPN Authentication with Cisco ISE

Remote Access VPN Authentication with Cisco ISE

In this article I will walk through the steps that are required to configure the ASA for external authentication using Cisco ISE for remote access VPN users. This demonstration will use the following devices: Cisco ISE 2.4Cisco ASA 9.8Cisco AnyConnect 4.6Test LaptopServer 2012 R2 Overview Cisco ISE can be used to authenticate remote access users [...]

Demystifying IBNS 2.0 Configuration

Demystifying IBNS 2.0 Configuration

In this article I would like to go through a typical Identity Based Networking Services (IBNS 2.0) configuration, breaking down each so that we can better understand the configuration. While there are many configuration elements of secure network access, this article will focus on the Cisco Common Classification Policy Language (C3PL) configurations. I must admit, [...]

Working with Certificate Revocation Lists and Cisco ISE

Working with Certificate Revocation Lists and Cisco ISE

Throughout my time working with Cisco ISE, I've come across a few different errors when configuring ISE to perform Certificate Revocation Lists (CRL) lookups using Microsoft's Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). In this article I would like to show you how we can avoid CRL download issues that could ultimately stop an endpoint from authenticating onto [...]

How a Degree In Computer Networks Accelerated My Career in Technology

How a Degree In Computer Networks Accelerated My Career in Technology

This article is slightly different from the usual tech posts but I wanted to give those that are looking for a career in tech an insight into how a degree helped me. Now before we delve into the details, I want to start by stressing that a career in Information Technology DOES NOT always require [...]