Wireless Networks and Security

Uncover new information about wireless networks and security, with a focus on both Wi-Fi and cellular networks. We will be discussing best practices for wireless networks as well as ways to mitigate wireless attacks.

4 videos  //  53 minutes of training

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Course description

In this course, we will briefly overview the fundamentals of Wi-Fi networking, including the 802.11 standard set by IEEE. We will then discuss Wi-Fi security, including how to best lock down wireless access points. After covering Wi-Fi, we will move on to cellular networks and securing mobile devices. Then we will go through real-world network attacks and mitigating those attacks.

Course syllabus

Wireless Network OverviewDuration: 7:53

Wi-Fi SecurityDuration: 20:55

Cellular Networks and Mobile SecurityDuration: 12:27

Wireless Attacks and MitigationDuration: 12:00

Meet the author

Kevin Carter

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Kevin Carter is the CEO and Founder of Mesh Networking LLC. Kevin has 15 years of experience in the finance and IT industries with an emphasis in IT and operations management. In the past, he has supervised day-to-day IT operations for multiple hedge funds with excess of $1 billion AUM, helping to implement and support IT infrastructure, trade operations, order management systems and market data applications.

From 2010-2016, Kevin was the Chief Technology Officer at Dialectic Capital Management, LP. Before he joined Dialectic, he was a field technician and CSA/SSA Manager at Richard Fleischman & Associates, a hedge fund IT consulting firm. Kevin is currently certified by (ISC)² (CISSP), Microsoft (MCSA, MCITP, MCDST, MCP), SolarWinds (SCP), VMware (VCA-DCV, VCA-Cloud, VCA-WM), Rackspace (CloudU), Bloomberg (BTTC, BESS), and Apple (ACA).

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