7 Networking Pt.2 - Encryption on a Network When do you use...

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Encryption on a Network When do you use encryption on a network? What is actually encrypted? Where is it encrypted?
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Wireless Networks Secure / Open wireless access points What's the difference? Secure :you need a password to get on your data is encrypted over the wireless Open :no password required no encryption
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Wireless Networks Wireless encryption On a secure wireless connection data is encrypted between your computer and the access point After that, it is decrypted and placed on the open wire
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Wireless Networks Some encryption schemes are good Others are not Have a look around at wireless networks Do you see any using WEP encryption?
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WEP Wired Equivalent Privacy Idea is that you have a 'private line' to the AP Unfortunately, there are flaws in this algorithm
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WEP uses a stream cipher A type of one-time-pad What can't you do with a one-time-pad? Use it again
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This note was uploaded on 04/24/2011 for the course CET 4663 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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7 Networking Pt.2 - Encryption on a Network When do you use...

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