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WLAN Security News
September 20, 2017
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are key components of the newly launched Aruba 360 Secure Fabric user behavioral analytics security software.
June 27, 2017
With Cisco's Ericsson partnership on hold for now, the Cisco and Apple CEOs hinted at joint work on Wi-Fi and security at Cisco annual customer conference.
April 24, 2017
Aruba's Universal Profiler gives a boost to network device detection and helps administrators keep track of a growing number of things on their networks.
January 18, 2017
A DARPA project seeks researchers from academia and business to improve security for mobile networks and devices. The program could bring better tools for the enterprise.
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Wi-Fi vendor Xirrus introduces EasyPass, a set of cloud-based Wi-Fi security services for enterprise customers. Continue Reading
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Apple iOS 8 will add a MAC address spoofing feature to iPhones and iPads for wireless privacy. It could interfere with Wi-Fi location-based services used by many consumer-facing businesses. Continue Reading
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This mobile security requirements checklist outlines the vital steps for information security professionals to follow to improve mobile security in their companies. Continue Reading
Keeping your Wi-Fi secure is a challenge, to say the least. Security hasn't kept up with Wi-Fi advances, but there are steps you can take to keep your Wi-Fi network protected. Continue Reading
Enterprise wireless security issues are popping up left and right, wreaking havoc on individuals and enterprises alike. Expert Kevin Beaver looks at how to secure Wi-Fi. Continue Reading
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Need to learn how to secure a Wi-Fi network? You'll need to be both flexible and focused, given the growing threats and multiplying devices riding on most networks now. Continue Reading
Security expert Michele Chubirka shares low-cost and free options available to help your company guard its wireless LANs against threats. Continue Reading
Will Gigabit Wi-Fi significantly alter network security, or will it mean business as usual? Expert Brad Casey discusses the new 802.11ac standard. Continue Reading