22. Select Commands from the Type field's pulldown menu.
23. Select a privilege level by clicking on one of the following radio buttons:
0 – Authorization is performed for commands available at the Super User level (all commands)
4 – Authorization is performed for commands available at the Port Configuration level (port-config and
5 – Authorization is performed for commands available at the Read Only level (read-only commands)
NOTE: RADIUS authorization is performed only for commands entered from Telnet or SSH sessions. No
authorization is performed for commands entered at the console or the Web management interface.
NOTE: Since RADIUS authorization relies on the command list supplied by the RADIUS server during
authentication, you cannot perform RADIUS authorization without RADIUS authentication.
NOTE: A user's privilege level is set during RADIUS authentication, not by configuring RADIUS Exec
authorization. Selecting RADIUS Exec authorization on the Authorization Method panel is ignored by the
24. Click on the radio button next to Radius.
25. Click the Add button to save the change to the device's running-config file.
The authorization method you selected are displayed in the table at the top of the dialog. Each time you add
an authorization method for a given access type, the software assigns a sequence number to the entry.
When authorization is performed, the software tries the authorization sources in ascending sequence order
until the request is either approved or denied. Each time you add an entry for a given access type, the
software increments the sequence number. Thus, if you want to use multiple authentication methods, make
sure you enter the primary authentication method first, the secondary authentication method second, and so
If you need to delete an entry, select the access type and authorization method for the entry, then click Delete.
26. To configure RADIUS accounting, select the Management link to display the Management panel and select
the Accounting Methods link to display the Accounting Method panel, as shown in the following example.
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