[EFM] RE: [802.1] about Encyption of MAC address
At 12:15 PM 2/24/2004 -0500, Keith Knightson wrote:
It is my understanding, maybe quite wrong, that the DOCSIS standards
place the security layer below the MAC layer. This means, I
assume that MAC addresses are encryted, along with everything else.
Is not a similar solution possible/desirable for EPON, given that the
topology is similar?
No. Not if the project is to remain within 802.3
If you would like to move PON to a new Working Group I will be happy to