Home page logo

basics logo Security Basics mailing list archives

RE: Wireless access
Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2004 14:18:55 -0500

Just make sure his router has a SID different from his neighbor's and
instruct his laptop to connect to that SID rather than "ANY". 

|-----Original Message-----
|From: Bruyere, Michel [mailto:mbruyere () ezemcanada com] 
|Sent: Thursday, March 25, 2004 8:36 AM
|To: security-basics () securityfocus com
|Subject: Wireless access
|       I have a user who uses a wireless network at home. He 
|just asked me
|(it's a director) to find a way to avoid his laptop (Toshiba 
|tecra running
|XP Pro) connecting on the neighbor's router instead of his. He 
|has a D-Link
|614+, I don't know this model at all so I'm asking you guys if 
|you know a
|way to restrict his laptop to only HIS router.
|As you can see, I'm not very familiar with Wireless :/
|Thanks for any inputs
|Network/systems administrator
|CompTIA A+, Network+
|Ethical Hacking at the InfoSec Institute. Mention this ad and 
|get $545 off 
|any course! All of our class sizes are guaranteed to be 10 
|students or less 
|to facilitate one-on-one interaction with one of our expert 
|Attend a course taught by an expert instructor with years of 
|pen testing experience in our state of the art hacking lab. 
|Master the skills 
|of an Ethical Hacker to better assess the security of your 
|Visit us at: 

Attachment: smime.p7s

  By Date           By Thread  

Current thread:
[ Nmap | Sec Tools | Mailing Lists | Site News | About/Contact | Advertising | Privacy ]