Wireless Network Security Archive

Wireless network security – Features, Protocols and vulnerabilities.

Abstract The paper documents the authentication mechanisms in a wireless network like Open system, shared key, WPA, 802.1x etc. The detailed functionality analysis of the mechanisms are researched and documented. A comparative study of WEP and WPA

WLAN Vulnerabilities on generic authentication

Abstract In this paper the authentication mechanism in a wlan communication is analyzed. The different types of scanning which wlan clients use to detect wireless access points like active and passive scanning and the different states in