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Cracks in WPA? How to continue protecting Wi-Fi networks

Posted on January 6, 2009 in Articles | by

Frequent readers of my tips know I haven’t been afraid to pull out my soapbox and rant about the inherent insecurities in the Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) protocol and how it is unfit for use in any enterprise. The second part of my stump speech involves exhorting the virtues of Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) as an excellent alternative. Indeed, you may have been thinking of me when you read about the apparent discovery of a significant vulnerability in WPA.

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Published in SearchSecurity on 01/06/09

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Mike Chapple, CISSP, Ph.D.

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