CPE to ACS¶
By default GenieACS will accept any incoming connection via HTTP/HTTPS and respond to it.
The following paramters are used to set and get (password is redacted but can be set) the username/password used to authenticate against the ACS:
Enable CPE to ACS Authentication¶
CPE to ACS authentication can be configured in the web interface by using the Config option in the Admin tab.
Go to the Admin -> Config page and click on New config button at the
bottom of the page. This will open pop-up which requires you to fill in a key
and value. The key should be
cwmp.auth. The value accepts a boolean.
Setting the value to
true makes it so that GenieACS accepts any incoming
connection, setting it to
false makes GenieACS deny all incoming
connections. This can be further configured using the
AUTH() function accepts two parameters, username and password. It
checks the given username and password with the incoming request to determine
whether to return true or false.
Basic usage of the
AUTH() function could be as follows:
This will only accept incoming request who authenticate with “fixed-username” and “fixed-password”.
The various device parameters can be referenced from within the
expression. For example:
ACS to CPE¶