' Digest what Gast has to say and you'll be far ahead of the power curve. -- Joel Snyder Network World, August 12, 2002
'802.11 Security' is all the tool you need to keep intruders out of your network. -- Michael Dominowski, Staten Island Advance, Jan 12, 2003
'802.11 Security' will be invaluable to administrators who need to deploy a small-or medium-scale wireless network on a budget. -- David J. Bianco, Infosec, March 2003
Gast has produced something of an encyclopedia that more advanced users will readily access often for reference and insight. -- North Bay Multimedia Association, August 2002
If you want to deploy an 802.11 on a large scale, then you probably want this book as a definitive reference. -- Brian D Foy, Ther Perl Review, May 2002
The text is clear and precise and does not require a intravenous caffeine drip to stay awake while reading it -- Ping, March written by Elliott A. Nichol
Though it may be too technical for some, the book offers plenty of information for those looking to lockdown their wireless nets. -- Robert Vamosi, AnchorDesk, September 4, 2002
With many users adopting wireless without regard for corporate policy, it borders on negligence to not have this information at hand. -- Peter Coffee, eweek, Jan 20, 2003
About the Author
is the Manager of Network and Security Operations for VeriSign's Mass Market's division. He manages the security for over a hundred network devices and several hundred servers. He's the founder of the Shmoo Group (www.shmoo.com), a web site for security, cryptography, and privacy professionals, and NoVAWireless (www.novawireless.org), a community-based wireless network project in Northern Virginia.
is a security researcher and the Director of Methodology Development at Secure Software, Inc. He has been involved in wireless networking both through the Northern Virginia community wireless group and through commercial security research into the topology of wireless networks. His recent work includes investigation of layer two attacks against wireless networking devices.