A Method for Changing Cleartext Passwords in the Extensible Authentication Protocol
draft-zorn-emu-eap-pwc-00

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Abstract

The Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) provides support for multiple authentication methods. One such method is Generic Token Card (EAP-GTC) which, despite its name, is commonly used to support authentication using cleartext passwords in tunneled EAP methods. EAP-GTC does not provide the ability to change a password (for example, an expired password), however. This document defines the PassWord Change EAP method (EAP-PWC) in order to fill that void in functionality.

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Glen Zorn (gwz@net-zen.net)

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