Wireless and Network Security Integration Solution Design Guide
Glossary
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Glossary


A
 
AAA
Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting.
ACS
Cisco Access Control Server.
AES
Advanced Encryption Standard.
AP
Access point.


B
 
BSSID
Basic service set identifier.


C
 
CAM
Clean Access Manager.
CCMP
Counter Mode with Cipher Block Chaining Message Authentication Code Protocol.
CCX
Cisco Compatible Extensions.
CSA
Cisco Security Agent.
CSSC
Cisco Secure Services Client.


D
 
DoS
Denial of service.


E
 
EAP
Extensible Authentication Protocol.
EAP-FAST
EAP-Flexible Authentication via Secured Tunnel.
EAP-TLS
EAP-Transport Layer Security.


F
 
FWSM
Firewall Services Module.


I
 
IDS
Intrusion detection system.
IPS
Intrusion prevention system.


L
 
LAP
LWAPP Access Point.
LWAPP
Lightweight Access Point Protocol.


M
 
MAP
Mesh AP
MFP
Management frame protection.
MIC
Message integrity check.


N
 
NAC
Network Admission Control.


P
 
PEAP GTC
Protected EAP Generic Token Card.
PEAP MSCHAP
Protected EAP Microsoft Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol.
PKI
Public Key Infrastructure.


R
 
RADIUS
Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service.
RF
Radio frequency.
RLDP
Rogue Location Discovery Protocol.
RSSI
Received signal strength indication.


S
 
SNR
Signal-to-noise ratio.
SSID
IEEE Extended Service Set Identifier.
SSO
Single sign-on.
SVI
Switched virtual interfaces.


T
 
TKIP
Temporal Key Integrity Protocol
TLS
Transport Layer Security.


W
 
WCS
Wireless Control System.
WEP
Wired Equivalent Privacy.
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi is the brand of the Wi-Fi Alliance, which certifies interoperability of products and services based on IEEE 802.11 technology.
WiSM
Wireless Services Module.
WLAN
Wireless LAN.
WLC
Wireless LAN Controller
WLCM
Wireless LAN Controller Module.
WLSM
Wireless LAN Services Module.
WMM
Wi-Fi Multimedia
WPA
Wi-Fi Protected Access.