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What does PEAP stand for?

PEAP stands for Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol


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Wi-Fi AAA supports prevalent Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) methods including Cisco Lightweight Extensible Authentication Protocol (LEAP) and Microsoft Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol (PEAP) that is now widely supported on Microsoft operating systems, eliminating the need for 3rd party clients.
1x Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) with Transport Layer Security (TLS), Tunneled Transport Layer Security (TTLS), Lightweight Extensible Authentication Protocol (LEAP), Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol (PEAP) or Flexible Authentication via Secure Tunneling (FAST); Open System or Shared Key support with Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) encoding; WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) Personal (WPA-PSK) and Enterprise modes, which utilize improved encryption via the Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP); and WPA2, which adds Advanced Encryption Standard (AES).
1x Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) with Tunneled Transport Layer Security (TTLS) or Lightweight Extensible Authentication Protocol (LEAP); Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol (PEAP); Open System or Shared Key support with Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) encoding; WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) Personal (WPA-PSK) and Enterprise modes, which utilize improved encryption via the Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP); and WPA2, which adds Advanced Encryption Standard (AES).
RADIUS One supports all standard authentication methods: Lightweight Extensible Authentication Protocol (LEAP), Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol (PEAP), Transport Level Security (TLS), Tunneled Transport Layer Security (TTLS), Password Authentication Protocol (PAP), Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP), and Microsoft(R) (NASDAQ:MSFT) Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (MS-CHAP).
This relationship provides support for virtually all of the major open authentication standards, including the extensible authentication protocol (EAP), protected extensible authentication protocol (PEAP), EAP-TLS and EAP-TTLS, while simplifying overall security management.