Network+ - Protocols

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Protocols and sub-protocols


 
  
Created Jun 20, 2010
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A standard method or format for communication between network devices.  Ensures that data...
 
Protocol
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An Application layer protocol that formulates and interprets requests between Web clients and...
 
HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
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A core protocol in the TCP/IP suite that operates in the Network layer of the OSI model and...
 
IP (Internet Protocol)
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A core protocol in the TCP/IP suite that belongs to the Network layer of the OSI model. ...
 
ARP (Address Resolution Protocol)
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An Application layer protocol in the TCP/IP suite that uses a central list of IP addresses,...
 
BOOTP (Bootstrap Protocol)
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An Application layer protocol in the TCP/IP suite that manages the dynamic distribution of...
 
DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol)
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An Application layer protocol used to send and receive files via TCP/IP
 
FTP (File Transfer Protocol)
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A core protocol in the TCP/IP suite that notifies the sender that something has gone wrong...
 
ICMP (Internet Control Message Protocol)
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A TCP/IP protocol used to manage multicast transmissions.  Routers use this protocol to...
 
IGMP (Internet Group Management Protocol or Internet Group Multicast Protocol)
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An Application layer protocol in the TCP/IP suite that facilitatesthe exchange of newsgroup...
 
NNTP (Network News Transfer Protocol or Network News Transport Protocol)
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A simple Application layer protocol in the TCP/IP suite used to synchronize the clocks of computers...
 
NTP (Network Time Protocol)
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A core protocol in the TCP/IP suite that belongs in the Network layer of the OSI model. ...
 
RARP (Reverse Address Resolution Protocol)
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A core protocol of the TCP/IP suite.  It belongs to the Transport layer and provides reliable...
 
TCP (Transmission Control Protocol)
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A suite of networking protocols that includes TCP, IP, UDP and many others.  It provides...
 
TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol)
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A terminal emulation protocol used to log on to remote hosts using the TCP/IP protocol. ...
 
Telnet
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A TCP/IP Application layer protocol that enables file transfers between computers.  Unlike...
 
TFTP (Trivial File Transfer Protocol)
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A core protocol in the TCP/IP suite that sits in the Transport layer of the OSI model. ...
 
UDP (User Datagram protocol)
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A collection of protocols designed by the IETF to simplify the setup of nodes on a TCP/IP network....
 
Zeroconf (Zero Configuration)
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A routing protocol developed in the mid-1980s by Cisco Systems that has a fast convergence...
 
EIGRP (Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol)
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A link-state routing protocol that uses a best-path algorithm similar to OSPF's.  This...
 
IS-IS (Intermediate System to Intermediate System)
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A type of routing protocol that enables routers across a network to share information, after...
 
link-state
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A routing protocl that makes up for some of the limitations of RIP and can coexist with RIP...
 
OSPF (Open Shortest Path First)
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The oldest routing protocol that is still widely used, it does not work in very large network...
 
RIP (Routing Information Protocol)
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An updated version of the original RIP routing protocolw hich makes up for some of its predecessor's...
 
RIPv2 (Routing Information Protocol version 2)
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As described in IEEE's 802.1w standard, a newer version of the Spanning Tree Protocol that...
 
RSTP (Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol)
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A switching protocol defined in IEEE 802.1D. It operates in the Data Link layer to prevent...
 
STP (Spanning Tree Protocol)
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A protocol that encapsulates PPP data, for use on VPNs.  It is based on Cisco technology...
 
L2TP (Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol)
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A communications protocol that enables a workstation to connect to a server using a serial...
 
PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol)
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PPP running over an Ethernet network.
 
PPPoE (Point-to-Point protocol over Ethernet)
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A Layer 2 protocol developed by Microsoft that encapsulates PPP data for transmission over...
 
PPTP (Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol)
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An Application layer protocol that uses TCP/IP to transmit graphics and text quickly over a...
 
RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol)
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A communications protocol that enables a workstation to connect to a server using a serial...
 
SLIP (Serial Line Internet Protocol)
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A file access protocol.  It runs over TCP/IP and is the standard file access protocol...
 
CIFS (Common Internet File System)
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A protocol that enables one system to access files on another system
 
file access protocol
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A standard protocol for accessing network directories
 
LDAP (Lightweight directory Access Protocol)
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A protocol for communications and resource access between systems, such as clients and servers. ...
 
SMB (Server Message Block)
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A mail retrieval protocol that improves on the shortcomings of POP.  The single biggest...
 
IMAP(Internet Message Access Protocol)
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An Application layer protocol used to retrieve messages from a mail server.  When a client...
 
POP (Post Office Protocol).  The most commonly used IS POP3 (version 3)
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The Application layer TCP/IP subprotocol responsible for moving messages from one e-mail server...
 
SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
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A Session layer call signaling protocol defined as part of ITU's H.323 multiservice network...
 
H.225
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A Session layer control protocol defined as part of ITU's H.323 multiservice network architecture. ...
 
H.245
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A protocol used for communication  between media gateway controllers and media gateways. ...
 
MGCP (Media Gateway Control Protocol)
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A protocol used between media gateway controllers and media gateways.  It is poised to...
 
MEGACO
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As specified in RFC 2205, a QoS technique that attempts to reserve a specific amount of network...
 
RSVP (Resource Reservation Protocol)
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A companion protocol to RTP, defined in RFC 3550 by the IETF, it provides feedback on the quality...
 
RTCP (Real-time Transport Control Protocol)
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A Transport layer protocol used with voice and video transmission.  it operates on top...
 
RTP (Real-time Transport Protocol)
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A protocol suite codified by the IETF (in RFC 2543) as a set of Session layer signaling and...
 
SIP (Session Initiation Protocol)
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An authentication protocol that operates over PPP and that requires the authenticator to take...
 
CHAP (Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol)
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A Data Link layer protocol defined by the IETF that specifies the dynamic distribution of encryption...
 
EAP (Extensible Authentication Protocol)
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One of several protocols within SSL, and perhaps the most significant.  As its name implies,...
 
handshake protocol
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A Layer 3 protocol that defines encryption authentication, and key management for TCP/IP transmissions. ...
 
IPSec (Internet Protocol Security)
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An authentication protocol offered by Microsoft with its Windows clients and servers. ...
 
MS-CHAP (Microsoft Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol)
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A simple authentication protocol that operates over PPP.  Using this protocol, a client...
 
PAP (Password Authentication Protocol)
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A protocol that runs over UDP and provides centralized network authentication and accounting...
 
RADIUS (Remote Authentication Dial-In User Service)
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A protocol available with the proprietary version of SSH that copies files between hosts securely. ...
 
SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol)
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An encryption key generation and management scheme used by 802.11i
 
TKIP (Temporal Key Integrity Protocol)
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A software package or hardware-based tool that can capture and analyze data on a network. ...
 
protocol analyzer
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A protocol that enables users running this client software to communicate instantly with other...
 
IRC (Internet Relay Chat)
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An Application layer protocol in the TCP/IP suite used to convey data regarding the status...
 
SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol)


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