PPP Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP), August 1996
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- DRAFT STANDARD
- RFC 1334
- Updated by:
- RFC 2484
- W. Simpson
- pppext (int)
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This document defines a method for Authentication using PPP, which uses a random Challenge, with a cryptographically hashed Response which depends upon the Challenge and a secret key. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.