Configuring the WLAN Management System

The WLAN Wireless Local Area Network. WLAN is a 802.11 standards-based LAN that the users access through a wireless connection. management system on Mobility Master monitors wireless traffic to detect any new AP or wireless client station in the RF Radio Frequency. RF refers to the electromagnetic wave frequencies within a range of 3 kHz to 300 GHz, including the frequencies used for communications or Radar signals. environment. When an AP or wireless client is detected, it is classified, and its classification is used to determine the security policies that should be enforced on the AP or client. By default, the WMS service is terminated at Mobility Master, which requires every AP across the network to communicate with the WMS service on Mobility Master.

ArubaOS now allows IPv6 support for WMS and Air Monitor features of WIPS Wireless Intrusion Prevention System. WIPS is a dedicated security device or integrated software application that monitors the radio spectrum of WLAN network for rogue APs and other wireless threats. in both dual-stack and native IPv6 deployments.

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