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Wireless Network Security - The Basics of Securing a Wireless LAN

Network Authentication ProcessThe process of a client associating and authenticating to an access point is standard. Should shared key authentication be selected at the client, there are additional packets sent confirming the keys authenticity.The following describes EAP network authentication.1. 1,055 more words

This is How Wi-Fi Actually Works

I decided to write this blog because there appears to be a very common misunderstanding about how Wi-Fi works among end-users and even many network administrators as well. 761 more words

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LTE-U v. Wi-Fi Battle Set to Escalate

The battle between LTE-U and Wi-Fi will continue, even escalate – there is a lot at stake. LTE-U is designed to let cellular networks boost data speeds over short distances. 308 more words

WiFi

Wireless Network Security - The Basics of Securing a Wireless LAN

Network Authentication ProcessThe process of a client associating and authenticating to an access point is standard. Should shared key authentication be selected at the client, there are additional packets sent confirming the keys authenticity.The following describes EAP network authentication.1. 1,055 more words

Experimental Li-Fi Reaching Speeds Up To 224Gbps

Researchers have been developing a new way of transmitting signals with light instead of radio frequency waves intended to replace Wi-Fi infrastructure. This experimental technology will be capable of carrying speeds of 224Gbps (28GB/s) throughput. 210 more words

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CWSP - Chapter 2 - Legacy 802.11 Security

To understand today’s security methods we must first understand the original methods!

Authentication

This step occurs before association and is often confused with standard authentication using username/password combinations. 637 more words

Wireless

Improving WiFi Throughput with FM Radio

WiFi networking is one of those things that is reasonably simple to use, but has a lot of complex hidden features (dare we say, hacks) that make it work, or work better. 417 more words

Wireless Hacks