Five tips for boosting wireless security

Thursday, 2 December 2004, 5:51 AM EST

I was at a friend's new office, helping her set up her new wireless access point. It was a small office, so one Wi-Fi device would suffice, but as it would be in the immediate vicinity of many other offices I knew security would be important.

But I had no idea how important it would be until I checked out the list of Wi-Fi networks that appeared on one of the computers in the office. Dozens of access points were already in place and we hadn't even turned the new one on yet.

By Wayne Rash at Security Pipeline.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Biggest ever cyber security exercise in Europe is underway

Posted on 30 October 2014.  |  More than 200 organisations and 400 cyber-security professionals from 29 European countries are testing their readiness to counter cyber-attacks in a day-long simulation, organised by the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA).


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Fri, Oct 31st
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //