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by florin
Wed Apr 21, 2004 5:33 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: Wireless success with 802.11A/B/G!!
Replies: 37
Views: 36557

[root@localhost /]# wrote:if you broadcast with an SSID of "default" or "linksys" or even "changeme" that is kinda asking for snooping.
For an SSID, i would probably use "keepwalking". :D 8)
by florin
Tue Apr 20, 2004 8:15 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: Wireless success with 802.11A/B/G!!
Replies: 37
Views: 36557

Void Main wrote:No I wouldn't what?
He's saying his neighbour is an easier target, so it's probably worthless to attack him instead of his neighbour. :wink:

That's actually kinda cool - use your computer-illiterate neighbours as decoys to protect yourself! :roll: :D
by florin
Tue Apr 20, 2004 12:23 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: Wireless success with 802.11A/B/G!!
Replies: 37
Views: 36557

agent007 wrote:Is WEP enough for security? How else can u fully secure a wireless network? I came across this article on WEP...Seems like there are some major flaws..
http://www.isaac.cs.berkeley.edu/isaac/wep-faq.html
If you're really paranoid, i guess you could run VPN over WiFi.
by florin
Tue Mar 30, 2004 2:24 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: Wireless success with 802.11A/B/G!!
Replies: 37
Views: 36557

Nevermind, i got it working, don't ask me how :)
Sorry for bothering you.
Cheers,
by florin
Mon Mar 29, 2004 9:14 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: Wireless success with 802.11A/B/G!!
Replies: 37
Views: 36557

Void Main wrote:Nope, nothing added to my modules.conf.
Wow! :shock: So then how did you load the modules? Did they got loaded automatically, or?...
Void Main wrote:Are you using a WPC55AG card?
Exactly.
by florin
Mon Mar 29, 2004 6:20 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: Wireless success with 802.11A/B/G!!
Replies: 37
Views: 36557

It was as simple as downloading the madwifi driver and doing a "make install" in the directory I extracted it to. No kernel recompile or anything. I then manually configured a card configuration for Fedora that looks like this: /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ath0: Anything that you modified i...