Chapter 7. Diameter: Twice the RADIUS?

  1. Madjid Nakhjiri Researcher and Network Architect1 and
  2. Mahsa Nakhjiri Systems Engineer2

Published Online: 3 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470017465.ch7

AAA and Network Security for Mobile Access: Radius, Diameter, EAP, PKI and IP Mobility

AAA and Network Security for Mobile Access: Radius, Diameter, EAP, PKI and IP Mobility

How to Cite

Nakhjiri, M. and Nakhjiri, M. (2005) Diameter: Twice the RADIUS?, in AAA and Network Security for Mobile Access: Radius, Diameter, EAP, PKI and IP Mobility, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470017465.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

    Motorola Labs, USA

  2. 2

    Motorola Personal Devices, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 JAN 2006
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470011942

Online ISBN: 9780470017463

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Keywords:

  • Diameter base protocol;
  • transport layer security protocols (TLS);
  • NAS application;
  • Diameter messages;
  • Diameter transport concepts;
  • network access server (NAS);
  • AA-request (AAR) command;
  • Diameter server-NAS message exchange;
  • session-termination-request (STR)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Election for the Next AAA Protocol

  • Diameter Protocol

  • Details of Diameter Applications

  • Diameter versus RADIUS: A Factor 2?

  • Further Resources

  • References