[rfc-dist] RFC 7055 on A GSS-API Mechanism for the Extensible Authentication Protocol

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        RFC 7055

        Title:      A GSS-API Mechanism for the 
                    Extensible Authentication Protocol 
        Author:     S. Hartman, Ed.,
                    J. Howlett
        Status:     Standards Track
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       December 2013
        Mailbox:    hartmans-ietf at mit.edu, 
                    josh.howlett at ja.net
        Pages:      35
        Characters: 87564
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-abfab-gss-eap-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7055.txt

This document defines protocols, procedures, and conventions to be
employed by peers implementing the Generic Security Service
Application Program Interface (GSS-API) when using the Extensible
Authentication Protocol mechanism.  Through the GS2 family of
mechanisms defined in RFC 5801, these protocols also define how
Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) applications use the
Extensible Authentication Protocol.

This document is a product of the Application Bridging for Federated Access Beyond web 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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