Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 15.1R3 for EX Series switches.
Configure a URL that redirects unauthenticated hosts to a central Web authentication (CWA) server. The CWA server provides a web portal where the user can enter a username and password. If these credentials are validated by the CWA server, the user is authenticated and is allowed access to the network.
The redirect URL for central Web authentication can be configured centrally on the AAA server or locally on the switch. Use the redirect-url statement to configure the redirect URL locally on the interface connecting the host to the switch.
The redirect URL and a dynamic firewall filter must both be present for the central Web authentication process to be triggered. For more information about configuring the redirect URL and the dynamic firewall filter for central Web authentication, see Configuring Central Web Authentication.
Disabled. The redirect URL is not enabled for central Web authentication by default.
When the dynamic firewall filter is configured using the
special Filter-ID attribute JNPR_RSVD_FILTER_CWA, the CWA redirect
URL must include the IP address of the AAA server, for example,
Required Privilege Level
routing—To view this statement in the
routing-control—To add this statement to the configuration.