IEEE 1901 Working Group
Standards Committee: IEEE Communications Society/Power Line Communications (COM/PLC)
P1901b project: Amendment to IEEE Standard 1901-2010: Enhancements for Authentication and Authorization
2 October 2021: The Draft Standard has been approved by SA ballot.
Scope of the project: This amendment integrates state-of the art authentication and authorization mechanisms for networks, especially for IoT and Access Devices. It specifies how IEEE 802.1X may be utilized for authentication and authorization by IEEE 1901 networks.
Project Authorisation Request (PAR): the PAR is available here.