Secret Keys

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Message Authentication Codes - Message Integrity Codes
... the term the MIC operation does not use secret keys ... are designed to produce matching MACs only if the same message, secret key and initialization vector are input to the same algorithm ... MICs do not use secret keys and, when taken on their own, are therefore a much less reliable gauge of message integrity than MACs ...

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