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What does AP stand for?

AP stands for Access Point

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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11b standard, the others that fall into these six categories: * Rogue access points * Interception and unauthorized monitoring of wireless traffic * Jamming * Client-to-client attacks * Brute force attacks against access point passwords * Misconfigurations Rogue Access Points Insertion attacks happen when hackers use unauthorized devices to create new wireless networks without going through proper procedure.
One radio can be configured to support wireless-to-wireless bridging, using the Wireless Distribution System in difficult-to-wire locations, while the second can act as a high performing, smart access point to Wi-Fi clients.
The combination of robust rogue access point detection with a simple solution to the WEP key problem improves an already strong value proposition for Wavelink's products," says Michael Disabato, wireless technology and network security expert for the Burton Group.