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User Authentication Proxy function

Service Overview

Service Overview

This service is a proxy function provided by NTT EAST for user authentication required by FLET'S VPN GATE subscribers for connections from end user customers. When FLET'S VPN GATE is used, installation of a conventional authentication server is not required. This helps reduce initial introduction charges and server operating costs.
The installation of FLET'S VPN GATE is ideal for customers seeking to reduce management costs for the maintenance and operation of authentication servers, or customers trying to reduce initial costs.

  • *This service cannot be used with the 1G Menu or 10G Menu.

Function Overview

User authentication to connect to FLET'S VPN GATE is conducted with a combination of a preset user ID and password, and an IP address assigned to the user.
Adjusting the following advanced settings allow security to be customized in a flexible manner.

Automatic user ID block User IDs can be blocked automatically if users fail authentication in succession, in order to prevent unauthorized use.
Duplicate login check Prevents simultaneous use by multiple people with a single user ID to prevent impersonation.
Line identification information cross authentication In addition to the user ID and password, the FLET'S Number and Caller Number are used for user authentication to prevent unauthorized use. *1
  • *1:A separate application for the Line Information Transfer function is required.

Customer Control

Customer Control allows various settings such as user ID, password and IP addresses to be set and viewed.
FLET'S VPN GATE usage status can be checked by downloading log lists.

Precautions on Use

Precautions for use of Customer Control

  • Access to Customer Control is only available via a FLET'S HIKARI NEXT line.
  • Customer Control can only be used on the administrator line (1 line).
  • FLET'S HIKARI NEXT monthly usage charges are covered by the customer. Internet Explorer 7.0, 8.0 and 9.0, Firefox 2.0, Safari 2.0 and 3.0 browsers are required for use.

Contractual Precautions

  • When using this service, IP addresses are assigned from the user authentication proxy server, and the method used to assign addresses from the IP communication network cannot be selected.
  • Authentication servers owned by customers cannot be used together with this service.
  • Customers are required to manage the user IDs and passwords used with this service. NTT EAST will not be held responsible for any damages arising from unauthorized use of this information.