Day: June 29, 2008

Improve Wireless security with Windows Home Server

Wireless networks are always less protected than wired LANs since they do not require physical access to a cable inside the building. Enterprises use 802.1x security to strengthen the security of the wireless network. With Windows Home server this is also possible. Prior to using the wireless network users are requested to fill in their username and password. Based on group membership the user is granted or denied the usage of the wireless network.

What we need:

  • Windows Home Server installed + DVD
  • Wireless Access Point with 802.1x support
  • Client with Windows XP or Windows Vista

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