Posts Tagged ‘password authentication protocol’

In this tutorial you will learn how to configure PPP(Point to Point Protocol).

Authentication— You can use authentication to verify a router’s identity when it is connecting into your router. Options for authentication include CHAP and PAP.

Here in this lab we will learn how to configure  PAP between two routers using cisco packet tracer.

PAP is an authentication method that can be used over Point to Point links. The username and password are sent in plain text, there is no encryption or protection. If it is accepted, the connection is allowed.Password Authentication Protocol goes through two way handshake process but still it  is not considered a strong authentication protocol.  (more…)