hostap + mac filtering

Matthias Lemke m at box.li
Tue Sep 27 10:42:13 EDT 2005


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It had the same problem. I think nobody interested because MAC filtering
is insecure. You can fake a MAC with every new wireless lan card. So
dont trust in MAC, use EAP / 802.1x for authentication.

Regards

Math


Message: 7 Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2005 06:27:09 -0500 From: "Jerry"
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>>
>> No, but ath0 sounds more like madwifi and MAC address filtering in
>> hostapd is not supported with the madwifi driver.
>>
>> --
>> Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA



This would explain why I havent been able to get it to work.   How come it
is not supported????

Jerryf
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