The wireless security balance game

Wednesday, 6 April 2005, 11:42 AM EST

Many are avoiding jumping from WPA protection to 802.11i, realizing that doing so might not be as easy as everyone hoped. Instead, it might involve upgrades to firmware as well as needing to buy new equipment. After all, it wasn't that long ago that they had to jump from WEP to WPA -- and it's not clear that WPA users are likely to be targeted when there are so many other easier targets out there.

By Mike Masnick at TheFeature.

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