Configure WEP on a Wireless Access Point

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Description: Configure WEP on a Wireless Access Point

Continuing from the previous lab, your task is to configure WEP on AP1 with a password Cert1 . Also verify that the SSID is set to CertExams.

IP Address
Subnet mask
SSID CertExams
Channel 11

Network Diagram:

Network+ Lab Sim image


1. Open AP1 properties by clicking on the icon. Open Wireless Properties tag, and set the WEP value to Cert1.

2. Verify that the SSID is same as CertExams. If not, set it to CertExams

3. Save and exit configuration.

Notes: WEP stands for Wireless Equivalent Privacy. There are several other security mechanisms available for securing wireless networks. These include WPA, MAC filtering, Authentication.

Note: Please refer to the Network+ Lab Simulator software to try complete lab with instructions.

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