How to provide Guest WiFi network access securely with Cisco Meraki Appliances

If you have an office, facility, or residence with a lot of guest traffic and are needing to provide the guests with their own network using your existing Meraki equipment, this is the best way to do it. For this example the environment is using the following devices: Cisco Meraki MX100 Router Cisco Meraki MS350-48p Switches Cisco Meraki MR42 APs Brief: The Guest clients should: be denied access to the Secure network (LAN, Secure WLAN, etc) be unable to communicate with each other (client isolation). have bandwidth restrictions. have unique content…

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Sophos UTM Country Blocking: Oops!

Background: My girlfriend has an AirBnB service for a spare room in her home. I have a Sophos UTM appliance running her home network. Okay! Last night my girlfriend received a text on behalf of our guest stating that the WiFi wasn’t working. We were out for pizza + beer, so we didn’t exactly rush home to check it out. […] This morning we got word again; “the WiFi isn’t working, they say they need to use the WeChat app” I logged in to the Wireless AP and it checked out. It’s…

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