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  Protect Yourself from WiFi Snoops
Subject:   Please update your information
Date:   2005-04-22 22:17:53
From:   piyo
Here's a more plain english article/blog that refutes and updates this article's suggestions.


The six dumbest ways to secure a wireless LAN

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  • Please update your information
    2005-04-26 12:33:20  williambeegle [View]

    All of the "dumb" ways to secure a wireless LAN mentioned in the zdnet article boil down to the following argument: "A dedicated thief could pick the lock, so why bother locking the door at all?"

    Sure, the tips won't make your network bullet-proof, but they'll stop casual snooping and leeching (particularly if you can get to WPA). There are a lot more casual cracker-wannabes than there are dedicated hackers willing to build antennas and run WEP crackers.