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Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) Protocol Extensions

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Alan DeKok , Avi Lior
Last updated 2012-10-30 (Latest revision 2011-02-08)
Replaced by RFC 6929
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-radext-radius-extensions
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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 which can carry more than 253 octets of data. This document defines changes to RADIUS which address all of the above problems.


Alan DeKok
Avi Lior

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