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Vlan between Pfsense and Proxim hotspots

We want to plugin some hotspots to an existing network. Because we will account the hotspot traffic, it is important to route all traffic from the hotspots to the hotspot router. I tried to do the ...
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Practical Limits of Configuring WLAN SSIDs via Group Policy on Windows 7

Is there a practical limit to the number of SSIDs that can be configured on a single WLAN profile via Group Policy on Windows 7? I am thinking about hundreds of SSIDs in a single WLAN profile. ...
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How does Hotspot work for its authentication?

I'd like to know how an Hotspot can understand that a user leave the Network? How can it understand that the user closed his session? Is there any solution that server can understand the user became ...
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How to create a public hotspot [closed]

I hope this question is appropriate for this forum. I am looking to create a public hotspot for a restaurant, where the access to the internet is restricted until the user has registered through a ...
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is it possible to findout who creates a hotspot in a LAN?

In my LAN there are some Mac users who share their LAN connection by creating a hotspot via their Airport. I can see the newly created WiFi networks on any WiFi capable device. How can I find out who ...
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Pinging two machines (mac and a pc) from a wifi hotspot [closed]

I am in India and I use a device like this(Verizon mifi) to connect to internet(Indian version is called Tata photon WiFi hub), this device can connect upto 5 computers but the problem is that none of ...
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routing internet via WLAN, but still connect to local LAN

I have 5 computers which are normally connected to an LAN, which is connected to internet access. However, rarely the internet provider has a fault and this causes the LAN to lose internet ...
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Trouble with Russian pc's on my wifi

I've created a WiFi hotspot for the local community. The problem is, some Russian PCs (Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7) can't get an internet connection (We have a lot of bypassing Russian ...
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Getting internet access from remote host through VPN like you are a VPN's LAN client

On my server(CentOS 6.2), I have installed CoovaChilli* software. Bellow, I will present what I need to do, and put my questions: My LAN that is managed by server is 10.1.0.0. The Internet IP address ...
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How do captive portal network connections work?

Internet access at hotels, airports cafes is often gated by a captive portal which forces you to a particular web page on first use, for example a payment page or some page to accept a terms of ...
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Need help for installing coova-chilli on CentOS

I managed to install coova-chilli with freeradius and postgresql via apt-get and chilli's deb package in Ubuntu. And it works. For a couple of days, I'm struggling to install the same in CentOS 6.2. ...
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How to manage hotspot web-filtering, centrally, for several hotspots?

I manage a number of public hotspots, at different sites, with routers running the dd-wrt firmware and I now want to (centrally) control the websites they have access to. So, my idea initially was to ...
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RADIUS hardware on the client side?

From the wikipedia page on RADIUS: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RADIUS It says: RADIUS is a client/server protocol that runs in the application layer, using UDP as transport. The Remote Access ...
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On a public wifi where are EAP messages (for the RADIUS AAA) actually created?

After doing quite a lot of research there's one part of providing public wifi I dont get: In what piece of software/hardware is the EAP packet created to send to my AAA server? I was only planning ...
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Captive portal with voucher support [closed]

Can someone recommend an open source captive portal that can run on a Linux machine(not wifi routers) with voucher support? I know wifidog can be configured to use username and password ...
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Security Certificate Exception

I am dealing with a small issue of certificate. In our wifi hotspot, every user is given a different username and password. In order to access any website, after connecting to wifi, login credentials ...
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Why i cannot access computer with apache on it via 'connectify hotspot' on same computer? [closed]

This is the situation: Computer running Windows XP Running Apache LAN: Internet connection WLAN (Wi-Fi): Hotspot with Connectify software (http://www.connectify.me/), FREE version iPhone 3G ...
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Is it possible to merge two broadband connections?

I have installed a hotspot for our local harbor. The hotspot is mainly for Russian ships to use. The installation is a single network setup with several wireless links and access points, so all the ...
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Traffic shaping for gateway to stop leechers

I am new to traffic shaping, but I need a quick simple shaping. I have a free internet service on my place using wifi. All www traffic has been routed to transparent proxy. We have a 10mbps ...
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Way to share files via WIFI hotspot without using ad-hoc network?

Is there a way to either standup an ad-hoc network that doesn't identify itself as such? Or what is the easiest way to connect to computers over wifi, not using ad-hoc networking? I have full ...
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How can hotspots support more people than the number of IP's allowed in a typical IPv4 IP Range?

What happens when there are 259 people active on a network? Will the hotspots just move to another local IP range? My original thought was it would just start kicking people off, but I see hotspots ...
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How do I troubleshoot Mac OS X Cisco IPSec VPN not working over a Samsung Verizon 4G LTE WiFi hotspot?

I have Cisco IPSec VPN (to my employer) configured on my MacBook Air. It works perfectly when I'm at home connected through WiFi to my cable modem (through an Airport Extreme). But when I try to ...
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Is there a self-contained, easy-to-use and secure WLAN hotspot solution?

I'm looking for something that accomplishes (as much as possible of) the following: provides a WLAN access point for public use (for example, in a bar) serves as a transparent proxy forcing users to ...
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What is the best way to setup a public and private wireless access point on the same home network? [closed]

For my home network (with internet provided from a cable modem) I would like to setup a secure wireless access point that I use for all of my personal connections (home PC, iPhone, Xbox, etc) and also ...
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HotSpot security implementation

In our testing environnment, we use openwrt running wifidog client and gateway, we can not make the access point part of the DMZ nor use VLAN isolation on the productions sites. Say the access point ...