Authentication

Authentication options and guides for identifying your users

RADIUS Agent on Sonar
There have been rare occasions where Customers wish to use RADIUS  Authentication, but do not have, or want to install Microsoft's NPS  service. In the...
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017 at 11:04 PM
Changing Authentication Type
The ability to change authentication types on Sonar is easily done with a few clicks of the mouse. With so many authentication options available, there can ...
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017 at 11:04 PM
How to Forward Accounting Packets to Sonar
WHAT IS RADIUS? RADIUS (or Remote Authentication Dial in User Service) is a mechanism in which Network Access Servers (NAS) can validate user credential...
Thu, 9 Nov, 2017 at 11:20 AM
AD Pass-through Authentication
With Sonar's pass-through authentication option, users only have to log in to their device once; they should no longer have to log in to Sonar manually...
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017 at 11:04 PM
Sonar's Authentication Types
Sonar  provides a number of authentication mechanisms that can be used to apply policy dynamically when logging in. These mechanisms range in security and f...
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017 at 11:04 PM
RADIUS Authentication
The authentication of devices that aren't joined to domains has always been a bit of a problem. Whether it's through prompting the user for authen...
Thu, 9 Nov, 2017 at 11:19 AM
Adding an AD Server to Sonar
In order for you to be able to sync LDAP users to Sonar groups, you have to add an Active Directory Server to Sonar. This can be done quite easily, and t...
Mon, 17 Jul, 2017 at 10:42 PM
Creating a Guest Group
Sonar has a cool Guest feature which allows outside users (users not on the domain) to jump straight on your network without any prompt for authentication, ...
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017 at 11:05 PM
Multiple Logons
Something that Sonar can manage is multiple logons for Users. Multiple logons can be enabled at a Group level (for everyone in the group) or individually at...
Mon, 17 Jul, 2017 at 10:40 PM
Removing Duplicate Users
You might find that when changing a user's OU in LDAP, Sonar does a re-sync overnight to change those OUs for those users. This might cause duplicate u...
Mon, 17 Jul, 2017 at 10:38 PM