Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Australia

Submission + - Dealing with Rogue Access Points in Conferences (itnews.com.au) 1

An anonymous reader writes: Last week's linux.conf.au saw the return of the rogue access points. These are WIFI access points which bear the same SSID as official conference hotspots. Often it might be a simple mistake, but sometimes it's more nefarious. To combat the attacks this year, conference organisers installed an linux-based WIFI "intrusion prevention and detection system" supplied by sponsor Xirrius.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Dealing with Rogue Access Points in Conferences

Comments Filter:

Stinginess with privileges is kindness in disguise. -- Guide to VAX/VMS Security, Sep. 1984

Working...