Dell has released a 52 MB patch for its affected drivers: The company lists a wide array of adapters including Dell Wireless 1350, 1370, 1390, 1450, and 1500, and the TrueMobile 1300 and 1400 series of mini-PCI and PC Cards. That’s one huge download to replace what’s apparently not a ton of code. But it must include all the associated software that runs the system, too, as well as every patch for every device.
IDG News Service reported today that security researchers Erik Tews and Martin Beck have found a way to break the TKIP key used in WPA wireless security in 12 to 15 minutes.
NETGEAR has added two cable modem N class wireless routers.