Re: Detect Wireless Access Points

From: donnie (donnie_at_queyosepa.org)
Date: 04/02/05


Date: Sat, 02 Apr 2005 21:57:48 GMT

On Sat, 2 Apr 2005 12:28:29 -0500, "Doug Fox" <dfox168@hotmail.com>
wrote:

>The challenge is some branch managers or some technies in a branch office
>would installed AP disregarding company policies. The IT department wants
>to identify these "rouge" wireless LAN remotely.
>
>Someone has mentioned Cisco's WLSE or AirMagnet's products, but they cost an
>arm and a leg.
>
>We are looking for a "cheaper" solution :-(
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I'm a little confused. How do you know someone installed a "rouge"
wireless LAN? If someone did, why does it have to be detected
remotely? Those signals don't go that far. I don't understand why
the IT department can't go there. I'm missing a piece of the story.
donnie.



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