Microsoft bolsters XP wireless security

Friday, 13 May 2005, 1:47 AM EST

Microsoft has released an update to Windows XP Service Pack 2 that fortifies the operating system's wireless networking security through the adoption of Wi-Fi Protected Access 2. WPA2 offers more advanced data encryption and conforms to government-mandated regulations for security, including HIPPA and FIPS 140-2.

By Nate Mook at BetaNews.

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