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Wireless Networks and Security

Issues, Challenges and Research Trends

by Shafiullah Khan

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Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Imprint: Springer in Berlin, Heidelberg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Data protection,
  • Engineering,
  • Networks Communications Engineering,
  • Systems and Data Security,
  • Telecommunication

  • About the Edition

    “Wireless Networks and Security” provides a broad coverage of wireless security issues including cryptographic coprocessors, encryption, authentication, key management, attacks and countermeasures, secure routing, secure medium access control, intrusion detection, epidemics, security performance analysis, security issues in applications. The contributions identify various vulnerabilities in the physical layer, MAC layer, network layer, transport layer, and application layer, and focus on ways of strengthening security mechanisms and services throughout the layers. This carefully edited monograph is targeting for researchers, post-graduate students in universities, academics, and industry practitioners or professionals.

    Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Shafiullah Khan, Al-Sakib Khan Pathan
    SeriesSignals and Communication Technology
    ContributionsKhan Pathan, Al-Sakib, SpringerLink (Online service)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK1-9971
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    PaginationVIII, 512 p. 163 illus.
    Number of Pages512
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27096029M
    ISBN 109783642361692

    With the number of these devices on the rise, it is important to implement a security strategy to minimize their potential for exploitation see Securing the Internet of Things. Wireless Sniffing Many public access points are not secured and the traffic they carry is not encrypted. Most mobile devices, including laptop computers, now have the ability to fully encrypt their stored data—making devices useless to attackers who cannot provide the proper password or personal identification number PIN. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics. Sensor principles, hardware structure, and medium access protocols are examined.

    If an unauthorized person uses your network to commit crime or send spam, the activity could be traced back to your account. Now updated and significantly revised, this 2nd edition contains new material on After freeloaders gain Internet access through your network, they can potentially cause trouble for you or your organization. Each chapter includes detailed illustrations, checklists, design templates, and other resources. One prime example would be, with reference to the above point about how handheld devices are easy stolen - we can take the simple preventative measures to combat such a threat.

    Spoilers A spoiler is a hacker who gets kicks from jamming networks so that they become unusable. Malicious entities may be able to violate the privacy of legitimate users and be able to track their physical movements. Free shipping for individuals worldwide Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days. Data may be extracted without detection from improperly configured devices. The main aim behind push-button security is to provide a simplified and enhanced method of setting up and building a home network. Your computer, router, and other equipment must use the same encryption.


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Wireless Networks and Security by Shafiullah Khan Download PDF Ebook

This comprehensive overview describes the underlying principles, implementation details and key enhancing features of Wireless Sniffing Many public access points are not secured and the traffic they carry is not encrypted.

The main aim behind push-button security is to provide a simplified and enhanced method of setting up and building a home network. One prime example would be, with reference to the above point about how handheld devices are easy stolen - we can take the simple preventative measures to combat such a threat.

Do I allow guest access? Without properly implemented security measures, any wireless network adapter coming within range of another network adapter or access point can join the network.

Many companies and organizations have a VPN.

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The broadcast range of a wireless access point can make internet connections available outside your home, even as far away as your street. By Doug Lowe Wireless networks have the same basic security considerations as wired networks.

Have at least four different levels of permissions allowing WIPS administrators to delegate specific Wireless Networks and Security book and administrator privileges to other administrators.

The access is hard to get through existing channels. Senior instructor and best-selling author Wendell Odom shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve your routing and switching knowledge. Wireless Networks and Security book devices are easily stolen and can reveal sensitive information.

After freeloaders gain Internet access through your network, they can potentially cause trouble for you or your organization. Consider installing a firewall directly on your wireless devices a host-based firewallas well as on your home network a router- or modem-based firewall.

Next, the authors review basic mathematical models such as Voroni diagrams and Delaunay triangulations. For many of these features the authors outline the motivation and history behind their adoption into the standard. As a network administrator, you need to balance the need of legitimate users to access network resources against the risk of illegitimate users breaking into your network.

Turn off all your wireless access points and then walk around the premises with a wireless-equipped mobile device such as a smartphone and look for wireless networks that pop up. While one may begin to question the strength of such security, another will remind you that something is better than nothing at all!

Security challenges ranging from defense strategies to network robustness are explored, along with quality of service measures. It is a valuable source for learning the foundational principles of WSNs. To date, the list below includes some of the more salient threats and vulnerabilities of wireless systems: All the vulnerabilities that exist in a conventional wired network apply to wireless technologies.

You can find the first five of them below. This will ensure you are connecting to a trusted access point. What security threats do enterprise wireless networks face? In addition, you should password protect anything you share. At the very least, change your SSID to something unique.

Once in a while, take a walk through the premises, looking for rogue access points. Share Wireless networks introduce additional security risks.

Wireless Sensor Networks

Finally, this book discusses recent developments and future directions in WSN platforms. Hereunder is an extract from that document. If possible, establish a program that quickly and inexpensively grants wireless access to users who want it.The book covers topics in general networking, cabling basics, ethernet networks, TCP/IP basics, Wireless Networks and Security book, wireless networks, virtualization and cloud computing, network security, network management and monitoring etc.

The author (Mike Meyers) is the leading authority in writing CompTIA exam books and has authored several best sellers in this field. “Wireless Networks and Security” provides a broad coverage of wireless security issues including cryptographic coprocessors, encryption, authentication, key management, attacks and countermeasures, secure routing, secure medium access control, intrusion detection, epidemics, security performance analysis, security issues in applications.

this approach of dissemination of known knowledge in the area of security in wireless ad hoc networks. To our knowledge, this book is the first book that focuses exclusively on the topic of security for wireless ad hoc networks.

An Overview of Wireless Network Security

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