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RFC 6678

"Requirements for a Tunnel-Based Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Method", July 2012

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
K. Hoeper
S. Hanna
H. Zhou
J. Salowey, Ed.
Stream:
IETF
Source:
emu (sec)

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Abstract

This memo defines the requirements for a tunnel-based Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Method. This tunnel method will use Transport Layer Security (TLS) to establish a secure tunnel. The tunnel will provide support for password authentication, EAP authentication, and the transport of additional data for other purposes. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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