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Isolate your wireless clients from your LAN (Windows)

Posted on 10/10/11 1:18 PM by Get Schooled in best practice wireless access, in LAN, in Tips & Tricks, in wireless clilents

Adding a wireless access point to your network provides a great convenience for those with wireless equipped notebooks or handheld computers, but adding wireless can also create many security issues. In addition to the usual wireless security advice--disable SSID broadcasting, change the default settings on the WAP, use WEP or WPA encryption--another security measure is to isolate the wireless clients from your wired Ethernet LAN by creating a separate segment for them.

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