[MLB-WIRELESS] How not to go war driving....
sneeze at alphalink.com.au
Mon Nov 24 08:38:28 EST 2003
Turn off SSID broadcasts and enable MAC restrictions.
Enable WEP if you don't care about a slight loss of bandwidth.
All of this can be cracked, but the vast majority of people will take one
look and move on to something easier.....Unless of course it's a neighbour
who can try and crack it from the comfort of their living room chair.
>That bring's me to a question i have been meaning to ask - how do you stop
>people just connecting onto your wireless network? i'm not exactly in
>danger of hacing people hi-jack my 56k connection in the middle of
>no-where - but i would like to know how to stop unwanted people from
>connecting - can you set up a client system? where a certain number of
>wireless addresses are allowed? and that's it?
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