Wireless intrusion detection

    Date16 Mar 2010
    Posted ByAlex
    When most people think of wireless, they think only in terms of access and not in terms of attacks or intrusions, say David D. Coleman and David A. Westcott in They emphasise, therefore, on the need to constantly monitor for the many types of attacks because of the potential damage they can cause. Proactive enterprises, however, deploy a WIDS (wireless intrusion detection system) before deploying the wireless network that is meant to provide access.

    Wireless can be an intrusive technology, and if wired data ports at a business are not controlled, any individual (including employees) can install a rogue access point, the author

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