Is the MIC of EAPoL-Key (2/4) affected by the .11 driver?

Johannes Berg johannes
Tue Jun 14 07:41:31 PDT 2011

On Tue, 14 Jun 2011 22:05:13 +0800, Ali Bahar wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 08:35:59PM +0800, Ali Bahar wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> is the MIC of EAPoL-Key (2/4) affected by the 802.11 driver, or is 
>> it
>> solely calculated by the supplicant?
>> I am getting a "Michael MIC failure" from the AP, and am wondering 
>> if
>> AFAIK only the supplicant is responsible for the building of the 
>> pkt. The .11 driver is mere transport for it. So the 
>> under-development
> A quick browsing of the wpa_supplicant code does suggest that the MIC
> et al are built in userland.
> This should leave only the /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf as the variable,
> or the AP.

I'm on my wait out, but I think you're confusing the michael MIC and 


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