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Overview of Wireless Security Protocols

Open/Shared Key:

Open Key Authentication: Allows any device that knows the SSID to connect. No encryption is involved.

Shared Key Authentication: Uses WEP for security. The access point sends a challenge to the device, which encrypts this challenge with its WEP key and sends it back.

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Written by Kris Armstrong on August 28, 2023