P802.1X - Standard for Local and metropolitan area networks--Port-Based Network Access Control
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For the purpose of providing compatible authentication, authorization, and cryptographic key agreement mechanisms to support secure communication between devices connected by IEEE 802(R) Local Area Networks (LANs), this standard: a) Specifies a general method for provision of port-based network access control; b) Specifies protocols that establish secure associations for IEEE Std 802.1AE(TM) MAC Security; c) Facilitates the use of industry standard authentication and authorization protocols.
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