About the Book
Wireless Network Security: A Beginner's Guide discusses the many attack vectors that target wireless networks and clients--and explains how to identify and prevent them. Actual cases of attacks against WEP, WPA, and wireless clients and their defenses are included.Wireless Network Security: A Beginner's Guide features: * Lingo--Common security terms defined so that youre in the know on the job * IMHO--Frank and relevant opinions based on the author's years of industry experience * In Actual Practice--Exceptions to the rules of security explained in real-world contexts * Your Plan--Customizable checklists you can use on the job now * Into Action--Tips on how, why, and when to apply new skills and techniques at work
About the Author
Tyler Wrightson, CISSP, CCSP, MCSE, (Albany, NY) is the founder and president of Leet Systems and Frigdo.com.
Part I Wireless Foundations1 Introduction to the Wireless Security Mindset2 Wireless Tools and GadgetsPart II Know Thy Enemy3 Theory of Attacks on Wireless Networks4 Attacking Wireless Networks5 Attacking Wireless ClientsPart III Real-World Wireless Security Defenses6 Theory of Defense for Securing Wireless Networks7 Understanding the WPA2-Enterprise with Certificates Architecture8 Deploying a WPA-Enterprise Network with Certificates9 Deploying Secure Wireless Networks10 Handling Wireless Guest Access11 Handling Rogue Access Points and the Future of Wireless SecurityA Introduction to Linux: The Wireless Engineer'sOperating System of Choice