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I-D ACTION:draft-josefsson-pppext-eap-tls-eap-01.txt

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	Title		: Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol (PEAP)
	Author(s)	: H. Andersson, S. Josefsson, G. Zorn, B. Aboba
	Filename	: draft-josefsson-pppext-eap-tls-eap-01.txt
	Pages		: 11
	Date		: 28-Sep-01
This document specifies an Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP)
mechanism for mutual authentication and session key generation in a
roaming environment. The server authentication and the negotiation of
the session key is done using the PPP EAP Transport Layer Security
(TLS) Authentication Protocol. The user authenticates using a PPP EAP
mechanism, integrity and privacy protected by TLS. In essence, a
wrapping of EAP inside TLS inside EAP is specified. An important
application discussed in this document is to provide authentication
of access points and stations within an IEEE 802.11 Wireless Local
Area Network (WLAN), but other applications such as LAN access over
Bluetooth might also be considered in the future.

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