• Describe the different types of wireless network attacks
• List the vulnerabilities in IEEE 802.11 security
• Explain the solutions for securing a wireless network
The most significant feature of a Wi-Fi network is the fact that the wireless signal is not confined to a cable as in a traditional network but instead is broadcast through the air. Because Wi-Fi signals are not restricted by walls or doors, the user has unprecedented mobility and can freely roam while still connected to the network. However, this feature is also a security liability. Because a wireless signal is not confined within the walls of ...