TITLE

New spec plugs LAN security gap

AUTHOR(S)
Duffy, Jim; Fontana, John
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Network World;08/23/99, Vol. 16 Issue 34, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the proposed Extensible Authentication Protocol Over Ethernet network standard supported by a group of computer vendors to help protect enterprise networks of companies from internal attack. Authentication of users on local area networks under the proposal; Mechanism in which extensible authentication protocol boost network security; Potential applications of the protocol.
ACCESSION #
2519074

 

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