Sending EAP Identity Encrypted

Alan DeKok aland at
Thu Sep 22 13:08:53 PDT 2016

On Sep 22, 2016, at 4:02 PM, Jouni Malinen <j at> wrote:
> It is not really a question of configuration option on the client side.
> There is no specification of a protocol for doing this nor support on
> the authentication servers for doing something like this. Nor need for
> this if the EAP authentication method supports protected exchange of
> identities.

  If the need is to invent his own EAP protocol the answer is "don't".

 He should use an existing EAP protocol with existing privacy provisions.

  Alan DeKok.

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