Security in WiFi networks

Adequate security mechanisms and security politics are perquisite for connecting information systems via private or public Wi-Fi networks, realization of business transactions in internet networks and maintaining integrity and privacy while using the services. The course presents basic services and mechanisms of data encrypting, mechanisms and procedures for enforcing security of communication services, devices and systems. The practical part of the course includes a demonstration of a PKI concept and an example of breaking WEP encryption.


  • Networking security 
  • Security challenges in wireless data networks
  • Assuring security on WiFi physical layer
  • Assuring security on WiFi data link layer
  • Assuring security on IP networking layer
  • Most common security deficiencies in WiFi
  • Assuring security in enterprise WiFi networks

Target group

  • Network/system administrators and operators
  • Network and service designers
  • Technical and customer services support personnel
  • Technical sales personnel.


After completing the course you will:

  • understand key challenges and requirements for assuring secure communications in wireless data networks
  • know the methods for providing security in WiFi networks
  • be familiar with specifics of providing security in WiFi enterprise networks
Status:Closing date exceeded
Duration:1 day
Tutor:Luka Mali
Location: Fakulteta za elektrotehniko
Tržaška 25
1000 Ljubljana
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