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Wireless Security: Preventing Your Data From Vanishing Into Thin Air
Consider too that employees desiring more flexibility in their office networking can easily go to the nearest office supply, electronics, and even major discount stores and purchase a powerful wireless access point and associated wireless network card for less than $200 to create an immediate, unsecured backdoor to the enterprise network. In addition, improperly secured WAP gateways can be used as an exploit focal point that can be leveraged to intercept wireless business transactions while they are temporarily in clear text during the gateway process of converting full-size Web applications to miniature-size applications for cell phones and PDA devices.
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