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Secure wireless doesn't have to be an oxymoron
The data carried by Aloha Net eventually went to undersea cables and microwaves, Chee went on to run the university's prestigious Advanced Network Computing Laboratory, and wireless networking went on to ignore security. In fact, wireless networking ignored security for so long that most people think it still doesn't have any. In many cases, they're right. But it doesn't need to be that way.
Now that wireless communications is becoming a critical technology for the enterprise, it can't be that way. The problem is that the disconnect between the IT staff's memories of wireless networking and today's reality is sufficiently large--a factor that keeps the technology from growing as fast as it should.
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