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What does CBC stand for?

CBC stands for Cipher Block Chaining

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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11i Counter Mode with Cipher Block Chaining Message Authentication Code Protocol (CCMP) client in users' mobile devices, IT departments can ensure Common Criteria EAL4 and FIPS 140-2 compliance from the mobile users' handset to the access port to the wireless switch/controller.
The dsPIC30F Symmetric Key Encryption/Decryption Library functions support multiple modes of operation, including Electronic Code Book (ECB) mode, Cipher Block Chaining mode (CBC), CBC-based Message Authentication (CBC-MAC) mode, Counter (CTR) mode, and combined CBC-MAC and Counter Mode (CCM).