[rt2x00-users] [rt2800pci (AP) - ath9k] 802.11w: broken aggregation handling?
j at w1.fi
Mon May 7 09:55:33 EDT 2012
On Mon, May 07, 2012 at 01:04:29PM +0200, Helmut Schaa wrote:
> I'm fine with enabling MFP in rt2800pci but I don't know enough about the
> necessary requirements.
> Jouni, are there any special requirements for MFP?
The main requirements:
- support CCMP encryption/decryption of unicast robust management frames
(subset of Action frames, Deauthentication, Disassociation)
- support BIP and IGTK configuration for group addressed robust
management frames (TX-only for AP, RX-only for STA); I would expect
most drivers to use software implementation on the host CPU for this
taken into account that there is only very limited use of group
addressed robust management frames
- SA Query mechanism (mac80211-based drivers get this pretty much
automatically from hostapd for AP mode and mac80211 for STA)
- ability to configure RSN capabilities into RSN element and to
provide the received element to user space (again, most mac80211-based
drivers should work as-is)
Jouni Malinen PGP id EFC895FA
More information about the HostAP