Wireless network security : a beginner's guide / by Tyler Wrightson and Brock Pearson.
- ISBN: 9780071760942 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 0071760946 (pbk.)
- Description: xvii, 347 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Publisher: Emeryville, Calif. : McGraw-Hill/Osborne ; 2012.
- 3 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
- 1 copy at Middlesex Community College.
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|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Middlesex - Bedford Campus||Stacks||TK5105.78 .W75 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Contents Note:|| Wireless foundations: Introduction to the wireless security mindset -- Wireless tools and gadgets -- Know thy enemy: Theory of attacks on wireless networks -- Attacking wireless networks -- Attacking wireless clients -- Real-world wireless security defenses: Theory of defense for securing wireless networks -- Understanding the WPA2_enterprise with certificates architecture -- Deploying a WPA-enterprise network with certificates -- Deploying secure wireless networks -- Handling wireless guest access -- Handling rogue access points and the future of wireless security -- Introduction to Linux: the wireless engineer's operating system of choice.
|Summary:|| This practical resource reveals how intruders exploit vulnerabilities and gain access to wireless networks. You'll learn how to securely deploy WPA2 wireless networks, including WPA2-Enterprise using digital certificates for authentication. The book provides techniques for dealing with wireless guest access and rogue access points.