problem with eap-aka using strongswan and hostapd

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Sat Feb 25 03:38:39 EST 2012


On Mon, Feb 20, 2012 at 09:18:32PM -0800, Manish Minz wrote:
>  i am using hostapd with strongswan to test eap-aka.
> but got the error when up the connection,the hostapd log saying 
> "EAP-AKA: unknown whether the permanent  user name is known,try to use it
> ..........................................................
> EAP-SIM DB: Get AKA auth for IMSI...............................
> EAP-AKA : failed to get AKA authentication data for the peer."
> and EAP-AKA is failed.
> can anyone tell me why this error i am getting,is there any to do with IMSI and what will be the configuration of hostapd and strongswan?

Did you run hlr_auc_gw with a configuration that includes the IMSI you
used here? The log here is not really complete enough to see the
details, but it points to the direction of missing IMSI entry in hostapd
(or well, hlr_auc_gw) configuration.

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Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA


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