Security technologies in home and wireless networking environments

Jan Lucenius, Timo Kyntäjä, Henryka Jormakka

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The purpose of this document is to describe selected security technologies and applications related especially to home networking environments. The focus is on Wireless Local Area Network technologies. The document defines the home environment and addresses related architectural issues. The security technologies are depicted from the viewpoint of different communication layers. Finally, aspects on authentication, wireless roaming, and remote access to home network are covered. An architecture enabling home access to a roaming user, as well as WLAN market possibilities, is also discussed.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEspoo
PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Number of pages50
ISBN (Electronic)951-38-6562-2
Publication statusPublished - 2004
MoE publication typeNot Eligible

Publication series

SeriesVTT Working Papers


  • home networking
  • WLAN
  • security threats
  • authentication
  • remote access

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