SANS: Newest WLAN Hacks Come From Afar

April 27, 2009

Expert warns of deadly combination of long-distance remote and wireless hacking to get inside an organization

An attacker doesn’t need to be in physical proximity to hack your wireless network. In fact, a more sophisticated wireless attack doesn’t use RF at all, according to a SANS security expert here at RSA.

Ed Skoudis, founder and senior security consultant for InGuardians and a SANS instructor, said a deadly combination of long-distance remote and wireless hacking to get inside an organization is one of the potentially more dangerous new attacks to look out for.

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