Certificate Extensions and Attributes Supporting Authentication in Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) and Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN)
RFC 3770

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Subject: Protocol Action: 'Certificate Extensions and Attributes 
         Supporting Authentication in PPP and Wireless LAN' to Proposed 
         Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Certificate Extensions and Attributes Supporting Authentication in PPP 
   and Wireless LAN '
   <draft-ietf-pkix-wlan-extns-06.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Public-Key Infrastructure (X.509) 
Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Steve Bellovin and Tim Polk.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:
http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-pkix-wlan-extns-06.txt

Technical Summary

Certificates have to be flagged for particular uses.  Thus, an email certificate 
can't be used for code-signing.  This document describes how to mark a certificate 
for PPP and Wireless LAN authentication.


Working Group Summary

There was working group consensus to advance this document.



Protocol Quality

The document was reviewed for the IESG by Steve Bellovin.