O'Reilly logo

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

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Adding Wireless Client Support to Bering

By default, Bering does not include support for wireless devices. Remember, it ships in a configuration that assumes you are using two wired Ethernet cards. That's fine if you are going to put the Bering device in between your cable modem/DSL and your existing AP. However, another possible configuration is to use one wired Ethernet card (for the cable modem/DSL) and a WLAN card for the other interface.

If you are using a laptop for your hardware, it will probably already have a PCMCIA slot for your wireless NIC. If your hardware is a desktop PC, you will need an adapter to go from your bus (ISA or PCI) to a PCMCIA interface, or, you can purchase a wireless card already in a PCI form factor. In order for ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required