McAfee repeats Wifi security warning

Security firm McAfee has repeated a warning about weaknesses in the highest level of Wifi security dispite accusations of scaremongering.

The company warned that home and professional users to move away from the older WEP encryption and use the newer WPA technology. WPA is less vulnerable than WEP to being cracked by running eavesdropped network traffic through a mathematical algorithm. McAfee repeats Wifi security warning - Personal Computer World

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 10th August 2006 2:39AM