Teknik Pengamanan Access Point Wireless LAN

Ilman Zuhri Yadi, Yesi Novaria Kunang
Program Studi Sistem Informasi, Fakultas Ilmu Komputer, Universitas Bina Darma
Jalan Jenderal Ahmad Yani No.3 Plaju Palembang
e-mail: ilmanzuhriyadi@mail.binadarma.ac.id


Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) is vulnerable to attacks due to the use of radio frequency, which encounters data revelation. If critical and sensitive data is to be transmitted on air, it must be protected and access must be controlled. This paper describe about wireless security in the physical layer, dealing namely with Access Points (AP) and a bare minimun wireless security framework specifying the essential and desired components of wireless security. It is recomended to secure Wireless LANs with a layered approach. Where best to begin securing the network than starting with the physical layer.

Kata Kunci: Wireless Secuirty, Access Point, Mac Address Filter, Service Set Identifier (SSID), Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP), Wi-Fi Protected Acess (WPA), Ekstensible Authentication Protocol (EAP)

(Tulisan ini telah dipublikasikan pada Jurnal Ilmiah MATRIK Vol:8 No.3 ; Desember 2006. Makalah lengkap bisa didownload TEKNIK PENGAMANAN ACCESS POINT WIRELESS LAN)

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