Last modified on 20 August 2014, at 01:29

MIC

See also: mic

EnglishEdit

InitialismEdit

MIC

  1. Minor In Consumption (of alcohol)
  2. Message Integrity Check. A technology that is employed to prevent an attacker from capturing data packets, altering them and resending them. The MIC provides a strong mathematical function in which the receiver and the transmitter each compute and then compare the MIC. If it does not match, the data is assumed to have been tampered with and the packet is dropped.

AbbreviationEdit

MIC

  1. Michoacán, a state of Mexico.