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 From:  "James W Harrington" <jamesh at thefifthrace dot com>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] IPSEC Question
 Date:  Thu, 28 Sep 2006 11:02:09 -0400
My intention was to provide additional encryption over the wireless but
I am going to do it in another form.  Instead of having an open wireless
system I am going to be experimenting with using radius not only to
authenticate over the CP but also to gain access to the wireless network
access points using the radius authentication on my WAP54G access points

But thanks for the extra comments guys


-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Buechler [smailto:cbuechler at gmail dot com] 
Sent: 28 September 2006 15:58
Cc: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] IPSEC Question

On 9/28/06, Jason Collins <jason at mammothcomputers dot com> wrote:
> I don't think it would be pointless at all, depending on the
> circumstance.

You're missing the point - in this case, it would not be encrypted
over the wireless at all, what the original poster was considering
would just encrypt things as they enter one Ethernet interface, and
decrypt them as they leave another Ethernet interface on the firewall
- which is completely pointless.

If providing additional encryption over wireless, as you were
thinking, was the scenario, I'd agree it's certainly not pointless.


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