Enables device categorization on this WIPS policy. This command uses an existing device categorization list. The list categorizes devices as authorized or unauthorized.

Supported in the following platforms:

  • Access Points — AP505i, AP510i/e, AP560i/h
  • Service Platforms — NX5500, NX7500, NX9500, NX9600, VX9000


use device-categorization <DEVICE-CATEGORIZATION>


use device-categorization <DEVICE-CATEGORIZATION>

device-categorization <DEVICE-CATEGORIZATION>

Associates a device categorization list

  • <DEVICE-CATEGORIZATION> – Specify the device categorization object name to associate with this WIPS policy.


nx9500-6C8809(config-wips-policy-test)#use device-categorization test
nx9500-6C8809(config-wips-policy-test)#show context
wips-policy test
 event excessive 80211-replay-check-failure threshold-client 10 threshold-radio 99 filter-ageout 9
 no event client-anomaly wellenreiter filter-ageout 99
 signature test
  bssid 11-22-33-44-55-66
  dst-mac 55-66-77-88-99-00
  frame-type reassoc
  filter-ageout 8
  threshold-client 88
  payload 1 pattern test offset 1
 ap-detection-ageout 50
 ap-detection-wait-time 15
 use device-categorization test

Related Commands

no (wips-policy-config-mode-command)

Disables the use of a device categorization policy with a WIPS policy