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  35. IETF RFC 1701, Generic Encapsulation Protocol (GRE), S. Hanks et al., October 1994.

  36. IETF RFC 3315, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol for IPv6 (DHCPv6), R. Droms et al., July 2003.

  37. IETF RFC 2462, IPv6 Stateless Address Autoconfiguration. IETF Standard, S. Thomson et al., December 1998.

  38. IETF RFC 3041, Privacy Extensions for Stateless Address Auto-configuration in IPv6, T. Narten and R. Draves, January 2001.

  39. IETF RFC 3748, Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP), B. Aboba et al., June 2004.

  40. IETF RFC 3579, RADIUS (Remote Authentication Dial In User Service) Support for Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP), B. Aboba and P. Calhoun, September 2003.

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  43. National Technical Information Service (NTIS), FIPS 197, Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), November 2001.

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  46. IETF RFC 4493, The AES-CMAC Algorithm, J.H. Song et al., June 2006.

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  48. IETF RFC 3280, Internet X.S09 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile (eds R. Housley et al.,) April 2002.

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  51. IETF RFC 2716, PPP EAP TLS Authentication Protocol, B. Aboba and D. Simon, October 1999.

  52. IETF RFC 4017, Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Method Requirements for Wireless LANs, D. Stanley et al., March 2005.

  53. IETF RFC 1750, Randomness Recommendations for Security, D. Eastlake et al., December 1994.

  54. IETF RFC 4086, Randomness Requirements for Security, D. Eastlake et al., June 2005.

  55. IETF RFC 3610, Counter with CBC-MAC (CCM), D. Whiting et al., September 2003.

  56. IETF RFC 3686, Using Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) Counter Mode with IPsec Encapsulating Security Payload (ESP), R. Housley et al., January 2004.