Dot1x, AAA notes

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– dot1x can work with DHCP address assignment
– only EAPOL is allowed before a port is authorized
– Vlan Assignment (by a RADIUS server) depends on the result of dot1x authentication
– RADIUS server- the dot1x authentication server- is the one which verifies the identity of the client connected to a dot1x port

– there are named method lists (simply method lists)
– once AAA is enabled, the default method list is applied to console, VTY access, enable mode…

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