Posts Tagged ‘WPA’

Wireless Protected Access – WPA

August 21, 2007

WPA, or wireless protected access, is a standard for wifi. It is more secure than the previous standard, WEP (wired equivalent privacy) and was developed as a response to some of the security weaknesses in WEP which were making WEP unsuitable for corporations.

WPA boasts improved authentication and encryption and should work with all wireless network interface cards.

By Sarah at UK Broadband Finder
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