Security problems still plague retailers’ wireless LANs

A large-scale scan by Motorola's AirDefense group has found that wireless LAN vulnerabilities in retailer networks though much improved over last year, are still all too common, despite repeated, widely-publicized wireless security breaches.

Published on: February 8th, 2009 John Cox

BCIT rolls out wireless blanket

The best advice Ian McLeod can offer to organizations seeking to build out a wieldy wireless implementation is to “start small.” McLeod is the computer resources director for the British Columbia Institute of

Published on: July 20th, 2006 Ryan B Patrick

Wireless left wide open to prowlers

Wireless security is still a hot topic and a recently launched online survey shows that in many cases it’s still inadequate. Ann Arbor, Mich.-based LucidLink Wireless Security set up a 12-question assessment earlier

Published on: September 29th, 2005 Vanessa Ho

The wireless woes of wiphishing

When network security vendor Cirond Corp. publicized a potential threat looming over wireless laptops eight months ago, there seemed to be no takers. Not until the company decided to call it the “wiphishing”

Published on: May 4th, 2005 Mari-Len De Guzman

IBM demos autonomic wireless monitoring app

Hoping to help users take another step toward autonomic computers, which are meant to manage, configure and maintain themselves, IBM Corp.'s research division Monday announced a new wireless security tool, Distributed Wireless Security

Published on: June 16th, 2002 Sam Costello