EAP-Success = failure?
j at w1.fi
Fri Jan 11 21:01:18 EST 2008
On Fri, Jan 11, 2008 at 02:39:06PM -0500, Ryan M. Adamson wrote:
> I'm running wpa_supplicant on RHEL5 using EAP-PEAP/MSCHAPv2 with a
> RADIUS server. From what I can tell by looking at the debug logs on my
> machine and the RADIUS server logs, authentication through the RADIUS
> server is successful.
Which RADIUS server are you using?
> The 4-way handshake is failing, however, with:
> WPA: Failed to get master session key from EAPOL state machines
> WPA: Key handshake aborted
This would indicate that the EAP authentication was not completed
> A little bit earlier in the logs, I see this:
> EAPOL: Received EAP-Packet frame
> EAPOL: SUPP_BE entering state REQUEST
> EAPOL: getSuppRsp
> EAP: EAP entering state RECEIVED
> EAP: Received EAP-Success
> EAP: EAP entering state FAILURE
> CTRL-EVENT-EAP-FAILURE EAP authentication failed
And indeed, the EAP part had failed. The EAP state machine moves into
FAILURE state if an EAP-Success is received when it was not received.
You did not include enough context (i.e., what happened before this
EAP-Success was received) to figure out what triggered this particular
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