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Re: Walmart using WEP
From: jeff () downtowndevelopmentplan com
Date: Sun, 30 Jul 2006 15:00:45 -0400

On Fri, Jul 28, 2006 at 01:13:25PM -0700, Gary Nichols wrote:

Is this reckless?: It would appear that Walmart is using 802.11 networking
and WEP on their inventory scanners.  This could be bad if someone cracked
the WEP key.  Not a very good security practice.

I don't see how cracking the WEP key used by their inventory scanners is 
synonymous with being able to adjust their inventory.  While it may 
represent the failure of one layer of security, it is still just one 
layer.

Jeff


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