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RADIUS Attributes for IEEE 802 Networks (RFC7268) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000237891D
Original Publication Date: 2014-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2014-Jul-18
Document File: 58 page(s) / 57K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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B. Aboba: AUTHOR [+5]


In situations where it is desirable to centrally manage authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA) for IEEE 802 [IEEE-802] networks, deployment of a backend authentication and accounting server is desirable. In such situations, it is expected that IEEE 802 authenticators will function as AAA clients.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                          B. Aboba Request for Comments: 7268                         Microsoft Corporation Updates: 3580, 4072                                           J. Malinen Category: Standards Track                                    Independent ISSN: 2070-1721                                               P. Congdon                                                          Tallac Networks                                                               J. Salowey                                                            Cisco Systems                                                                 M. Jones                                                            Azuca Systems                                                                July 2014

                 RADIUS Attributes for IEEE 802 Networks


   RFC 3580 provides guidelines for the use of the Remote Authentication    Dial-In User Service (RADIUS) within IEEE 802 local area networks    (LANs).  This document defines additional attributes for use within    IEEE 802 networks and clarifies the usage of the EAP-Key-Name    Attribute and the Called-Station-Id Attribute.  This document updates    RFCs 3580 and 4072.

Status of This Memo

   This is an Internet Standards Track document.

   This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Further information on    Internet Standards is available in Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at

 Aboba, et al.                Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 7268             RADIUS Attributes for IEEE 802            July 2014

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