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IEEE 802.1X Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) Usage Guidelines (RFC3580)

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Original Publication Date: 2003-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Sep-03
Document File: 31 page(s) / 66K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

P. Congdon: AUTHOR [+5]

Abstract

This document provides suggestions on Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) usage by IEEE 802.1X Authenticators. The material in this document is also included within a non-normative Appendix within the IEEE 802.1X specification, and is being presented as an IETF RFC for informational purposes.

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Network Working Group P. Congdon

Request for Comments: 3580 Hewlett Packard Company

Category: Informational B. Aboba

Microsoft

A. Smith

Trapeze Networks

G. Zorn

Cisco Systems

J. Roese

Enterasys

September 2003

IEEE 802.1X Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS)

Usage Guidelines

Status of this Memo

This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does

not specify an Internet standard of any kind. Distribution of this

memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2003). All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

This document provides suggestions on Remote Authentication Dial In

User Service (RADIUS) usage by IEEE 802.1X Authenticators. The

material in this document is also included within a non-normative

Appendix within the IEEE 802.1X specification, and is being presented

as an IETF RFC for informational purposes.

Congdon, et al. Informational [Page 1]

RFC 3580 IEEE 802.1X RADIUS September 2003

Table of Contents

1. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

1.1. Terminology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

1.2. Requirements Language. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

2. RADIUS Accounting Attributes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

2.1. Acct-Terminate-Cause . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

2.2. Acct-Multi-Session-Id. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6

2.3. Acct-Link-Count. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

3. RADIUS Authentication. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

3.1. User-Name. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

3.2. User-Password, CHAP-Password, CHAP-Challenge . . . . . . 8

3.3. NAS-IP-Address, NAS-IPv6-Address . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

3.4. NAS-Port . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

3.5. Service-Type . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

3.6. Framed-Protocol. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

3.7. Framed-IP-Address, Framed-IP-Netmask . . . . . . . . . . 9

3.8. Framed-Routing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

3.9. Filter-ID. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

3.10. Framed-MTU . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

3.11. Framed-Compression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

3.12. Displayable Messages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

3.13. Callback-Number, Callback-ID . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

3.14. Framed-Route, Framed-IPv6-Route. . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

3.15. State, Class, Proxy-State. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

3.16. Vendor-Specific. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

3.17. Session-Timeout. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

3.18. Idle-Timeout . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

3.19. Termination-Action . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

3.20. Called-Station-Id. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

3.21. Calling-Station-Id . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

3.22. NAS-Identifier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

3.23. NAS-Port-Type. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

3.24. Port...