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RFC 5191

"Protocol for Carrying Authentication for Network Access (PANA)", May 2008

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updated by:
RFC 5872
Authors:
D. Forsberg
Y. Ohba, Ed.
B. Patil
H. Tschofenig
A. Yegin
Stream:
IETF
Source:
pana (int)

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Abstract

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]


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