MediaTek Wi-Fi 6 Solutions achieve Wi-Fi Alliance WPA3 R3 certification

Sep 1, 2021

MediaTek Wi-Fi 6 solutions: MT7921 and MT7922 series' have passed the latest WPA3 R3 security certification set by the Wi-Fi Alliance. MediaTek Wi-Fi 6 solutions were also selected by the Wi-Fi Alliance to become the test bed platform for its WPA3 Certification Program. This follows the MediaTek Wi-Fi 6E platforms that were previously selected for the Wi-Fi Alliance Wi-Fi 6E Certification Program.

WPA3 is the latest security certification required to provide secure networks, and includes WPA3-Personal and WPA3-Enterprise wireless networking environments.

MediaTek Wi-Fi 6 solutions fully support the IEEE802.11i security standard and are compliant with NIST FIPS 140-2 for government level security requirement.

The supported Wi-Fi Alliance security features include:

  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup™
  • Protected Management Frames
  • WPA™-Enterprise
  • WPA™-Personal
  • WPA2™-Enterprise
  • WPA2™-Personal
  • WPA3™-Enterprise
  • WPA3™-Personal

The encryption and cipher includes:

  • 64-bit WEP (WEP-40) and 128-bit WEP (WEP-104) encryption with hardware TKIP and CKIP processing
  • AES-CCMP hardware processing
  • GCMP-256 hardware processing

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