Chapter 4. Configuring Advanced Networking

Terms you’ll need to understand:


IP address



Subnet mask

Default gateway

Domain Name System (DNS)

HOSTS file


Windows Internet Name Service (WINS)

The ping command

the ipconfig command

Wireless network

Ad hoc mode

Infrastructure mode

802.11 standard

Wireless Equivalency Protection (WEP)

Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)

Wi-Fi Protected Access Version 2 (WPA2)

Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP)

Advanced Encryption Standard (AES)

Service set identifier (SSID)

Dial-up connection

Broadband connection

Virtual private network (VPN)

Internet service provider (ISP)

Techniques/concepts you’ll need to master:

Compare and differentiate IPv4 addressing and IPv6 addressing.

List the private ...

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