[rfc-dist] RFC 6929 on Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) Protocol Extensions

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        RFC 6929

        Title:      Remote Authentication Dial In User 
                    Service (RADIUS) Protocol Extensions 
        Author:     A. DeKok, A. Lior
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       April 2013
        Mailbox:    aland at networkradius.com, 
                    avi.ietf at lior.org
        Pages:      68
        Characters: 133099
        Updates:    RFC 2865, RFC 3575, RFC 6158

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-radext-radius-extensions-13.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6929.txt

The Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service (RADIUS) protocol is
nearing exhaustion of its current 8-bit Attribute Type space.  In
addition, experience shows a growing need for complex grouping, along
with attributes that can carry more than 253 octets of data.  This
document defines changes to RADIUS that address all of the above

This document is a product of the RADIUS EXTensions Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the Internet
Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization state and
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