This article provides a general step-by-step guide to configure 802.1X wireless authentication for Mobile devices. The configuration of the radius is not covered.
Applies to: Centrify Identity Service, App Edition and App Plus
How can administrators configure 802.1X Wireless authentication for mobile devices?
In a large or smaller organization, administrators may want to implement 802.1X authentication for mobile devices. The mobile device will get a certificate from the CA in network that will allow it to connect to the Wi-Fi network. The following will need to be done:
1. To have the internal CA (Certification Authority) deliver the certificate to the device, administrator needs to make sure "Active Directory group policy" is being used instead of instead of "Cloud Policy Service" in the Centrify Cloud Manager, under Settings > Mobile > Device Policy Management.
2. Make sure the users are allowed to enroll devices: refer to our documentation. Please note: These settings apply regardless of whether you use the Centrify cloud policy service or Active Directory group policies to manage device configuration policies: