Protocol for Carrying Authentication for Network Access (PANA), May 2008
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 5872
- D. Forsberg
Y. Ohba, Ed.
- pana (int)
This document defines the Protocol for Carrying Authentication for Network Access (PANA), a network-layer transport for Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) to enable network access authentication between clients and access networks. In EAP terms, PANA is a UDP-based EAP lower layer that runs between the EAP peer and the EAP authenticator. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.