Create a RADIUS logon procedure

  1. Login to the DualShield management console
  2. In the main menu, select “Authentication | Logon Procedure”
  3. Click the “Create” button on the toolbar
  4. Enter “Name” and select “RADIUS” as the Type



  5. Click “Save”
  6. Click the Context Menu icon of the newly create logon procedure, select “Logon Steps”
  7. In the popup windows, click the “Create” button on the toolbar
  8. Select the desired authentication method, e.g. “Static Password + One-Time Password” 



  9. Click “Save”

Create a RADIUS application

  1. In the main menu, select “Authentication | Applications”
  2. Click the “Create” button on the toolbar
  3. Enter “Name”
  4. Select “Realm”
  5. Select the logon procedure that was just created 



  6. Click “Save”
  7. Click the context menu of the newly created application, select “Agent”



  8. Select the DualShield Radius server, e.g. ”Local Radius Server”
  9. Click “Save”
  10. Click the context menu of the newly created application, select “Self Test”

Register the F5 BIG-IP as a Radius client

  1. In the main menu, select “RADIUS | Clients”
  2. Click the “Register” button on the toolbar



  3. Select the application that was created in the previous steps
  4. Enter F5 BIG-IP’s IP in the IP address, e.g. 192,168.111.200
  5. Enter the Shared Secret which will be used in F5 BIG-IP.
  6. Click “Save”

Register the DualShield RADIUS server

Log into the F5 BIG-IP Configuration Utility. Select “Access Policy | AAA Servers | RADIUS”

  1. Click the + button to add a new RADIUS server



  2. Populate the fields. In this example, we have the DualShield RADIUS server installed IP 192.168.124.171, port 1812
    Enter the Shared Secret that was set up in the DualShield Radius Client.
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