Cisco Wireless LAN Security

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Cisco Wireless LAN Security

Krishna Sankar, Sri Sundaralingam, Andrew Balinsky and Darrin Miller,
Cisco Wireless LAN Security
Cisco Press | ISBN 1587051540 | November 2004 | CHM | 456 Pages | 5,77 Mb

This book is an in-depth guide to wireless LAN technology and security, introducing the key aspects of 802.11 security by illustrating major wireless LAN (WLAN) standards that can protect the entire network. Because a WLAN is less effective as an isolated piece of the network, this book emphasizes how to effectively integrate WLAN devices into the wired network while maintaining maximum security.

Expert guidance for securing your 802.11 networks

- Learn best practices for securely managing, operating, and scaling WLANs
- Comprehend the security-related technological underpinnings of WLANs
- Explore new security protocols in 802.11i and WPA and learn how they prevent attacks
- Review centralized deployment models for wired/wireless integration
- Deepen your knowledge of defense by understanding the tools that attackers use to perform reconnaissance and to attack authentication and encryption mechanisms
- Understand how to design secure WLANs to support enterprise applications with the new standards and practices detailed in this book
- Reference the next generation authentication standards and protocols
- Find out about mobility, hotspots, and campus wireless networks
- Grasp Open Authentication, MAC-based authentication, shared key authentication, EAP authentication protocols, WEP, WPA, and 802.11i

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