Securing Wimax Wireless Communications

Many government and business organizations are using wireless networks, enabling their employees and contractors with wireless-enabled devices, such as smart phones, to connect to the Internet and the organization's networks. Wireless networks support increased flexibility for organizations, and easier and less costly installations than wired technologies. Wireless technologies use radio waves instead of direct physical connections to transmit data between networks and devices. While supporting ease of use and installation, and a mobile workforce, wireless networks like any other communication network are vulnerable to risks that could compromise the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information systems and information.

Provided by: National Institute of Standards and Technology Topic: Mobility Date Added: Dec 2010 Format: PDF

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