Subject: Re: CVS commit: syssrc
To: Wolfgang Rupprecht <email@example.com>
From: Bill Sommerfeld <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/04/2000 10:51:26
> I guess it all boils down to the purpose of the WEP mode. Is it there
> to protect your data or to keep some "intruder" from getting
> full-duplex local network access via your RF gateway.
If it's intended to merely provide authentication and access control,
well, to paraphrase Zathras: "RC4... is wrong tool."
encryption algorithms do not provide authentication..