man in the middle attack

Man-in-the-Middle (MITM) Attacks: Explained

Sam Metzler Data Breach, Security Threats

Man-in-the-Middle (MITM) Attacks: Explained

If you’ve ever watched this scene from Spongebob Squarepants, then you have a basic understanding of a man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack. How Does a Man-in-the-Middle Attack Work? The attacker sets up rogue hardware pretending to be a trusted network, namely Wi-Fi, …

eap and peap

Can I Use PEAP-MSCHAPv2 and EAP-TLS Authentication on My Network?

Patrick Grubbs Education

Can I Use PEAP-MSCHAPv2 and EAP-TLS Authentication on My Network?

The short answer is: Yes. Organizations that are interested in moving from the unsecure PEAP-MSCHAPv2 protocol to the superior EAP-TLS protocol might be worried about huge infrastructure overhaul or the network downtime it might entail. We’ve helped many organizations over …

Many Universities make the same assupmtions concerning PEAP-MSCHAPv2

Top 3 PEAP-MSCHAPv2 Mistakes Made by Universities

Jake Ludin Consumer Protection, Education

Top 3 PEAP-MSCHAPv2 Mistakes Made by Universities

Credential-based authentication with PEAP-MSCHAPv2 is still commonly used, and for some network types it is appropriate. A home network or a small coffee shop offering free wireless can benefit from its convenience. But for any institution or university hosting valuable …

Establishing trust through authentication

EAP-TLS vs. PEAP-MSCHAPv2: Which Authentication Protocol is Superior?

Jake Ludin Education

EAP-TLS vs. PEAP-MSCHAPv2: Which Authentication Protocol is Superior?

Ensuring network users are able to securely authenticate to the wireless network is paramount to the overall safety and security of your organization. The most widely used wireless network protocols today are the Extensible Authentication Protocols (EAP) used in WPA2-Enterprise. …

Mistakes made when configuring for WPA2

Top 3 Mistakes When Setting Up a WPA2-Enterprise Network

Jake Ludin Education

Top 3 Mistakes When Setting Up a WPA2-Enterprise Network

The importance of wireless security cannot be understated as the threat of data theft continues to rise. WPA2-Enterprise networks are the first line of defense - they’ve been proven time and again to keep networks secure by protecting against over-the-air ...