Subject: Re: wi users - losing time?
To: Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 02/17/2002 13:10:30
In message <20020217124954.A5166@noc.untraceable.net>, Andrew Brown writes:
>i've found that newer cards, when put into promiscuous mode (as is
>required by bridging) simply refuse to tramsmit. they pick up packets
>just fine, but never send anything. as such, bridging between a wired
>network and a wireless network is going to be very difficult.
Were you using WEP? I think that there's a bug with regard to WEP and
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