[OT] Re: Suggestions : Wireless Modem Access Point
penso at linuxfr.org
Thu Dec 13 11:56:02 EST 2001
>> WEP is secure for a given value of secure ;)
>> While it is breakable it ain't trivial. For a typical load on a home network
>> it would require a few hours of sniffing and then a few hours CPU time to
>> crack. WEP would stop war driving and it would stop your neighbors
>> accidentally using your AP. For web surfing its prolly cool. For shell
>> sessions use ssh (but you do that already right?) IPSEC would be the best
>> solution BUT its not trivial to implement. Perhaps it would be easier to
>> lock down which MAC's can access the AP?
> Don't forget to use IMAP over SSL.. or POP over SSL.. So your mailbox
> passwords aren't going out cleartext :)
I personnaly prefer to use uucp+ssh as explained on
babelfish). Compressed, fast, reliable. I love it.
Fabien Penso <penso at linuxfr.org> | LinuxFr a toujours besoin de :
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