WDS with AES encryption
jsun at junsun.net
Fri Feb 13 10:22:51 EST 2004
On Fri, Feb 13, 2004 at 08:12:03AM -0500, Sergio M. Ammirata wrote:
> I have two machines setup with the latest hostap cvs driver (firmware
> 1.1.0/1.7.4 on the cards). They are used as a point to point link using WDS.
> This is working very well.
> I want to encrypt this link using the new CCMP/AES module but cannot find
> enough documentation on how to do this.
I don't know much about CCMP/AES, but I thought about the same problem
too. I was thinking to use VPN over the link, and the bridge LAN over
The idea seems pretty wacky to me. Has anybody tried this? Will this work?
. WDS creates wlan0wd0 on top of wlan0
. IPSec creates ipsec0 over wlan0wds0
. bridging tool bridges ipsec0 and eth0
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