[Dshield] Wireless MAC Authentication options.

David Cary Hart DShield at TQMcube.com
Mon Jun 20 15:37:39 GMT 2005


On Mon, 2005-06-20 at 10:15 -0500, Holmes, Alan wrote:
> Not an answer to your question here, but I trust that you are using other
> methods of authentication in addition to MAC authentication as it's really
> easy to beat MAC authentication.
> 
I'm not so sure. MAC authentication is based upon the MAC of the client
card which isn't broadcast (to the best of my knowledge) in any fashion.
Why would a MAC id be subject to compromise?
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