Mobile educators can now use their WAP-enabled cell phones or other devices to find more than 6,000 Wi-Fi ZONE locations. To find a Wi-Fi ZONE, users simply log on to the Wi-Fi ZONE WAP URL (http://wap.wi-fizone.org) and navigate the menus by country, state and city to obtain a list of Wi-Fi ZONE locations. In addition, the site allows users to download city lists.
This article originally appeared in the 05/01/2004 issue of THE Journal.
Today’s hybrid, remote workforce has extended organizations’ attack surfaces, spreading them thin with users requesting access from their own devices, on public and personal Wi-Fi, and from locations around the world. A survey by Gartner Peer Insights and Cisco found that network, security, and IT experts are looking for solutions that work in this complex world. How can they secure access to corporate resources while lowering the friction of authentication? The answer is an adaptive solution that frustrates hackers, not users.