EAP

Extensible Authentication Protocol. A protocol that provides an authentication framework for both wireless and wired Ethernet enterprise networks. It is typically used with a RADIUS server to authenticate users on large networks. EAP protocol types are used in the 802.1X-based authentication in WPA-Enterprise and WPA2-Enterprise. (See 802.1X, EAP, TLS, WPA - Enterprise, WPA2 - Enterprise).


Previous
E

Up
E

Next
Encryption

Download "Glossary" as PDF
Product Info
Version:
4.5 build 179
Date:
Sept. 17, 2019
Fully-featured 10-day trial