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How Secure Is Your Wireless Network? Safeguarding Your Wi-Fi LAN by CCNA Lee Barken - CISSP MCP, CPA

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Conduction

In 1842, Samuel Morse, inventor of the Morse Code, performed an experiment by running a cable in New York Harbor to transmit an electric signal between two telegraph stations in Manhattan and Governor's Islands, about a mile apart. Morse was consumed with the idea of a network of wired telegraphs for sending messages across the country. He proposed a nationwide network of cables to carry signals for the telegraph (like a “beta version” of the Internet). One problem he faced was what to do when he reached a large body of water too deep for poles to be erected. Morse's solution was to insulate a cable and run it under the water.

Keep in mind that in 1842 it was extremely difficult to obtain wire and the process of insulating the wire ...

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