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Wireless Security

More computers connect wirelessly to their corporate LAN and the internet than ever before. Learn about the different encryption types and the most secure way to connect.

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Course description

This course covers wireless security for your Windows 10 hosts. Learn about encryption from the past, present and the future of wireless security. See a demonstration on how to secure a wireless access point before you connect with your Windows 10 host.

Course syllabus

Wireless EncryptionDuration: 6:56

We discuss the different types of encryption and how they have evolved for Wi-Fi over the years.

Connecting to Secure Wireless NetworksDuration: 12:09

Learn how to connect to a secure wireless network by configuring a modern wireless access point.

Secure Protocols for Remote ConnectionsDuration: 6:30

An analysis of the different types of Windows VPNs supported on Windows servers and Windows 10.

MAC FilteringDuration: 5:26

Learn how to filter out MAC addresses in a DHCP server to keep rogue devices off your network in order to stop the spread of malware and hackers.

Bluetooth SecurityDuration: 4:25

Bluetooth has a lot of vulnerabilities, and they are discussed in this video to keep you safe.

Meet the author

Robert McMillen

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Robert McMillen started his career as an IT administrator for a manufacturing company after earning his CompTIA A+. He quickly learned how to fix and troubleshoot desktops and laptops, but his real passions were networking and server administration. Shortly after, he earned his first MCSE and Cisco CCNA and has continued with various certifications over the years (now over 50). He earned a Microsoft Certified Trainer certification and seven MCSEs. He started a successful consulting company in 2001 and eventually sold it in 2017 to focus on teaching networking and security in college and being a video and book author. Some interesting jobs he's performed include restoring the Enron emails for the Justice Department, training troops headed to Iraq on network security, and managing a billion dollar merger of Cisco network and Microsoft technologies.

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