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Re: meeting ietf-legacy ssid

2017-07-11 20:01:16
Perhaps it's non-IETF people using what looks to be very high-quality, free 

On 12 Jul 2017, at 10:34 am, Randy Bush <randy(_at_)psg(_dot_)com> wrote:

the noc sees a quite large number of associations to the unencrypted
ietf-legacy ssid as opposed to say the encrypted ietf ssid

some of us are wondering if those using ietf-legacy

 o do not realize it is completely unencrypted over the air, or

 o don't care as their threat model sees runnin' nekkid over the air as
   not a significant additional weakness, or

 o believe that they are using sufficient encryption at higher layers
   to meet their needs, or

 o other

these days, some meetings do not provide unencrypted wifi at all and
seem not to get complaints.  maybe their attendees are just geekier
and/or more security conscious.

clue bat, please.  unicast responses accepted too.


Mark Nottingham

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