Security+ Question of the Week

CCMP is related to?

  1. Hashing
  2. WPA2-PSK
  3. Antenna power level
  4. 802.11n


The correct answer is 2.

CCMP (Counter Cipher Mode with Block Chaining Message Authentication Code Protocol) is the encryption protocol designed for WPA-2 and is based on AES. CCMP is the encryption mechanism used for both WPA2-PSK and WPA2-ENT.

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