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Using GoZone SecurePass™ provided service

The following article discusses how to set up your Ruckus Smartzone and Marketing4WiFi dashboard to utilize GoZone’s SecurePass services. The guide will cover configuring a secure WLAN on the Smartzone, and set up of Client settings in the Marketing4WiFi platform to provide a (pre-shared key) PSK to Guests who purchase a Multi Device Guest Plan from a hotspot.

Required Ports

UDP Port 3799 must be open to your SmartZone for DPSK revocations to work.

Ruckus Smartzone Configuration

  1. Login to the Smartzone dashboard
  2. Using the navigation panel to the left, click Services & Profiles > Authentication
  3. Click the Proxy (SZ Authenticator) tab at the top and the click the ‘+ Create’ button
    1. Name: SecurePass-auth
    2. Service Protocol: RADIUS
    3. Primary Server
      • IP Address: You will be provided this
      • Port: 1812
      • Shared Secret: You will be provided this
    4. Secondary Server
      • IP Address: You will be provided this
      • Port: 1812
      • Shared Secret: You will be provided this
  4. Using the navigation panel to the left, click Services & Profiles > Accounting
  5. Click the Proxy tab at the top and the click the ‘+ Create’ button
    1. Name: SecurePass-acct
    2. Service Protocol: RADIUS
    3. Primary Server
      • IP Address: You will be provided this
      • Port: 1813
      • Shared Secret: You will be provided this
    4. Secondary Server
      • IP Address: You will be provided this
      • Port: 1813
      • Shared Secret: You will be provided this
  6. Using the navigation panel to the left, click Wireless LANs and click the ‘+ Create’ button
    1. General Options
      1. Name: SecurePass
      2. SSID: SecurePass WiFi (Or whatever you wish)

        The SSID must be reported to support to complete your hotspot configuration. If the name ever changes the new value must be reported to support again or guests will be unable to connect with their PSK.

    2. Authentication Options
      1. Authentication Type: Standard usage
      2. Authentication Method: Open
    3. Encryption Options

      1. Encryption Method: WPA2
      2. Algorithm: AES
      3. 802.11w MFP: Disabled
      4. Dynamic PSK: External
    4. Authentication & Accounting Service
      1. Authentication Service: SecurePass-auth
      2. Accounting Service: SecurePass-acct
    5. Options

      1. Wireless Client Isolation: ON
  7. Press OK

Marketing4WiFi Platform Configuration

This guide assumes your Client has Guest Plans enabled and configured with a Hotspot already setup offering Multi Device Guest Plans.

  1. Login to your Marketing 4 WiFi dashboard
  2. Use the navigation panel to the left to click Operator Settings > Add/Edit Clients
  3. Click on the toggle for Enable Cloudpath.
    Leave all Cloudpath fields blank to inherit operator defaults.
  4. Press Submit
  5. Use the navigation panel to the left to click Network > Guest Plans. Click ‘Add Plan’.
    1. Select the Client with Cloudpath enabled
    2. Give the plan a name and a clear description for guests
    3. Select the intended session profile
    4. Enter the intended price for this plan
    5. Registration Header Text and Registration Button Text are used if a guest is using a Voucher
    6. Enable Multi Devices: Yes
    7. No. of Devices per Plan can be set to the amount of
    8. Pre-expiration Message Time: Select the amount of time before a plan expires you want a guest to receive a warning message about their plan expiring.
    9. Press Submit.
  6. Repeat step 6 to create as many Multi device guest plans as desired
  7. Use the navigation panel to the left to click Network > Hotspots
  8. Click on the edit icon for the hotspot that will utilize the Cloudpath integration
    • Click on the toggle for Enable SecurePass
    • WPA Key Confirmation Page: Click the blue plus icon to create a page and then use the edit page body button to build your own template. This is the page that will be displayed to users after purchasing a Guest Plan to provide on that original device the details of their DPSK
    • Guest Plan Expiration Email: Click the blue plus icon to create a page and then use the edit page body button to build your own template. This is the Email template that will be delivered to guests at the defined interval of the guest plans as configured in step 6.8
    • SSIDs: SecurePass WiFi (or whatever SSID name was used in step 6.1 of the Ruckus Smartzone configuration
    • Add the Guest Plans created in step 6
    • Press Submit

Guest Experience

  1. When a guest selects a Multi Device Guest Plan to purchase from a hotspot with Cloudpath enabled they’ll be presented with options on how to receive their private password.
  2. After successfully purchasing the plan regardless of selection devices will be presented an interstitial page displaying key information about the PSK associated to their purchased plan.
  3. At the defined interval before the DPSK expires the hotspots Guest Plan Expiration Email will be sent to the contact information if it was provided.
Updated on November 11, 2021

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