Verifying PAPI Enhanced Security

The following CLI Command-Line Interface. A console interface with a command line shell that allows users to execute text input as commands and convert these commands to appropriate functions. command verifies the status of the PAPI Process Application Programming Interface. PAPI controls channels for ARM and Wireless Intrusion Detection System (WIDS) communication to the master controller. A separate PAPI control channel connects to the local controller where the SSID tunnels terminate. Enhanced Security configuration:

(host)[node] (config) #show papi-security

PAPI Security Profile

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Parameter Value

--------- -----

PAPI Key ********

Enhanced security mode Disabled

To view the statistics of transmitted, received, and denied messages, three additional output parameters are introduced in the show ipc statistics command output.

  • Tx Sign—the number of messages which were signed before transmitting
  • Rx Sign—the number of messages validated through digest validation
  • Rx Denied—the number of messages denied due to incorrect digest

(host) [mynode] #show ipc statistics app-name sapm

Local Statistics

To application Tx Msg Tx Blk Tx Ret Tx Fail Rx Ack Rx Msg Rx Drop

Layer2/3 4 0 0 0 0 2 0

Multicast DNS Lis 0 0 0 0 0 3 0

License Manager 2 2 0 0 2 2 0

Profile Manager 1 0 0 0 1 1 0

NEW_CLI_START 2 0 0 0 2 3 0

Authentication 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Syslog Manager 4 4 0 0 4 0 0

Configuration Man 3 0 0 0 0 19 0

Rx Err Tx Ack Tx Sign Rx Sign Rx Denied Rx Silent Drops

0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 0

Kernel PAPI Statistics

RxSockbufSize RxSockbufHimark CurRxQLen MaxRxQLen Drops

16777216 1152 0 1 0

Remote Device 10.4.176.95 Statistics

To application Tx Msg Tx Blk Tx Ret Tx Fail Rx Ack Rx Msg

SAPM 2565 0 0 0 0 2667

Rx Drop Rx Err Tx Ack Tx Sign Rx Sign Rx Denied Rx Silent Drops

0 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

Remote Device 172.200.13.3 Statistics

To application Tx Msg Tx Blk Tx Ret Tx Fail Rx Ack Rx Msg

SAPM 2569 0 0 0 0 2569

Rx Drop Rx Err Tx Ack Tx Sign Rx Sign Rx Denied Rx Silent Drops

0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Allocated Buffers 4

Static Buffers 0

Static Buffer Size 1476