concerns don't hurt Wi-Fi popularity

Albright, Peggy
June 2002
Wireless Week;6/3/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 22, p34
Trade Publication
Discusses security concerns over the use of the 802.11 wireless local network technology in the U.S. Benefits of wireless local area network technologies; Information on the encryption mechanism of the technology known as Wired Equivalent Privacy; Implications of the growing popularity of the technology.


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