[Dshield] Wireless networks and corporate Lans

Josh Tolley josh at raintreeinc.com
Sat Feb 28 21:05:12 GMT 2004


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>>A laptop is connected to a corporate LAN via ethernet or a docking 
>>station. The laptop also has a wireless card installed. A public 
>>wireless access point is within range. Will the laptop connect both 
>>interfaces? What will be the default route? Chances are the laptop 
>>will be running Win2K.
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Windows likes to connect to everything it can unless you specifically 
tell it not to, so yes, it will probably connect to both. Which one ends 
up being the default route seems to depend on which one connects first.

Josh Tolley




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