Security in Wireless 802.11

  • Juan Manuel Madrid Molina Universidad Icesi, Cali
Keywords: Information security, network security, wireless networks.

Abstract

Lack of security in wireless LANs is a problem which has not been correctly assessed by network managers and people in charge of information, in spite of its seriousness. This article presents the existing technologies for heightening the security level in 802.11 wireless LANs, among with their advantages, disadvantages and application scenarios.

Author Biography

Juan Manuel Madrid Molina, Universidad Icesi, Cali
Bio Statement available in Spanish
Published
2006-07-28
Section
Discussion papers