642-737 IAUWS · 802.1x/EAP · CCNP Wireless · CWSP

EAP Types

EAP – Extensible Authentication Protocol This is a layer 2 authentication protocol used within the 802.1X framework 802.1X Often referred to as 802.1x Applicable to both wired and wireless although the standard was clarified to work with the latter in 2004. 802.1X defines two logical ports used to facilitate secure authentication – Controlled and Uncontrolled. The… Continue reading EAP Types