Telnet Authentication Option, September 2000
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 1416
- T. Ts'o, Ed.
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This document describes the authentication option to the telnet protocol as a generic method for negotiating an authentication type and mode including whether encryption should be used and if credentials should be forwarded. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.