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what wireless security

Tue Aug 30, 2011 9:52 am

hiii.

i m looking for a decent security steps for my 5GHz CPE's.
which form of security is better and why?
WPA(TKIP or AES) or WPA2(TKIP or AES) i have read some where that WPA is better if u need throughput. plz suggest your ideas.

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Re: what wireless security

Tue Aug 30, 2011 9:55 am

WPA2 AES should be the best combination. AES will also work faster, as it has hardware encryption support.
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Re: what wireless security

Tue Aug 30, 2011 4:46 pm

Also, WPA2 AES is the only encryption that can be used with 802.11N extensions. Keep in mind that WPA/WPA2 only apply to 802.11 wireless. If you use any of the proprietary protocols (like NV2), you need to use their built-in encryption.

If you are using PPPoE, for your clients, you can always enable PPPoE Encryption as another option.
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