WLAN Threats and CountermeasuresFebruary 9 | Posted by admin | 2004
April 8, 2004 – No longer the province of specialty computer stores, wireless LANs can now be purchased at your neighborhood Wal-Mart. From the Fortune 500 Company to the home, many wireless LANs are being deployed without any hint of security. Why? Is it because the threat isn’t understood? Is it because the security countermeasures aren’t sufficient to deploy them safely? The answers to these and the below questions may surprise you.
Mr. Joseph Tomasone, Senior Network Engineer for Fortress Technologies, describes various types of wireless attacks and security solutions to those attacks in an informative presentation titled “Wireless LAN Threats and Countermeasures.”