Re: Radius and NT RAS

Phil Heller ( (no email) )
Wed, 23 Apr 1997 20:02:07 -0400

I've heard some strange rumblings from the ISBU at Microsoft about a radius
proxy to use the Normandy/MCIS Membership server as a backend. I'm sure it
will be expensive. When I get beta 2 of MCIS, I'll let you all know if it
is there (well, if my NDA permits that.)

From: Mark Williamson <>
Date: Wednesday, April 23, 1997 7:28 PM
Subject: Re: Radius and NT RAS

>At 03:18 PM 04/23/97 -0500, you wrote:
>> I've got about 30 sites in North America that need some amount of
>> remote access. We are deploying Windows NT Server 4.0 in all these
>> offices. I'd like to think I can use NT RAS for remote access and
>> augment the authentication process with a 3rd party application.
>> Does Radius work with NT RAS?
>> Mark Flanagan
>NT ras authenticates via the NT domain...i.e. user records must exist and
>have RAS dial in permissions. if you're using a portmaster or other
>product, then you probably won't use ras/nt to athenticate but radius
>Mark Williamson
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