RE: wireless help

From: George Peek (GKPeek_at_AllstateTicketing.com)
Date: 10/02/03

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    To: 'Henning Bree' <security@bree-family.de>, security-basics@securityfocus.com
    Date: Thu, 2 Oct 2003 07:32:36 -0700 
    
    

    Without the use of a valid WEP key the unauthorized wireless user will not
    be able to get an IP in the 1st place.

    -----Original Message-----
    From: Henning Bree [mailto:security@bree-family.de]
    Sent: Monday, September 22, 2003 2:09 PM
    To: security-basics@securityfocus.com
    Subject: Re: wireless help

    You could check your DHCP log with a simple script against a file with mac
    adresses of the allowed computers. Put that script into the cron and
    execute as often
    as desired.
    No tool, but an easy solution!

    Kamal Habayeb schrieb:

    > Greetings,
    >
    > Does anyone know of a way or program that would let me know if an
    > unauthorized computer has connected to my wireless network and been
    > issued an ip address by DHCP? I am aware that I can check the DHCP log
    > to find this out, but I want something that will warn me in real time
    > that a computer has connected.
    >
    > Thanks,
    >
    > Kamal Habayeb

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