TITLE

Can you hear me?

AUTHOR(S)
Kennedy, Steve
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
ITNOW;Mar2008, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p06
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on taking precautions when using a wireless fidelity (WiFi) network. It is mentioned that devices that do not use wires are able to transmit information to other devices through the use a carrier signal. Ethernet devices have a media access control (MAC) address where users can check whether the connected MAC addresses are trusted while others are not are blocked from other MAC addresses. Ways for keeping the WiFi connection safe through the use of wired equivalent privacy (WEP) keys are discussed.
ACCESSION #
32092629

 

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