RADIUS Attributes for IEEE 802 Networks
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: RFC Editor <firstname.lastname@example.org>, radext mailing list <email@example.com>, radext chair <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Protocol Action: 'RADIUS Attributes for IEEE 802 Networks' to Proposed Standard (draft-ietf-radext-ieee802ext-12.txt) The IESG has approved the following document: - 'RADIUS Attributes for IEEE 802 Networks' (draft-ietf-radext-ieee802ext-12.txt) as Proposed Standard This document is the product of the RADIUS EXTensions Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Benoit Claise and Joel Jaeggli. A URL of this Internet Draft is: http://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-ietf-radext-ieee802ext/
Technical Summary RFC 3580 provides guidelines for the use of the Remote Authentication Dialin User Service (RADIUS) within IEEE 802 local area networks (LANs). This document proposes additional attributes for use within IEEE 802 networks, as well as clarifying the usage of the EAP-Key- Name attribute (updating RFC 4072) and the Called-Station-Id attribute (updating RFC 3580). The attributes defined in this document are usable both within RADIUS and Diameter. Working Group Summary The document has lingered in the RADEXT WG for a long time. There is a solid working group consensus behind the document. Document Quality There are no known full implementations of the document. However, some of the defined attributes are already in use but using either experimental or vendor specific RADIUS attribute Type code space. There are plans for implementations and also 3GPP has a dependency to this document in their Stage-3 specifications and 3GPP is actually waiting for this document to ship. Personnel Jouni Korhonen (email@example.com) is the document shepherd. Benoit Claise (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the responsible AD.