Extensible Station Cipher Operations

Important The Native 802.11 Wireless LAN interface is deprecated in Windows 10 and later. Please use the WLAN Device Driver Interface (WDI) instead. For more information about WDI, see WLAN Universal Windows driver model.

The following topics describe the cipher operations performed by the Native 802.11 miniport driver operating in Extensible Station (ExtSTA) mode:

Extensible Station Requirements for Cipher Key Types

Querying Supported Cipher Algorithms

Enabling Cipher Algorithms

Specifying Cipher Keys

Encryption Guidelines

Decryption Guidelines