RE: Encrypted wireless
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jason Rennie [mailto:email@example.com] On
> Behalf Of Jason Rennie
> Sent: Thursday, 29 July 2004 2:32 PM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Encrypted wireless
> On Thu, Jul 29, 2004 at 09:18:59AM +0800, John Summerfield wrote:
> > >I have a wireless DSL router set up at home. I currently
> don't use
> > >encryption, so it's essentially a free-for-all and I've
> noticed some
> > >freeloaders and the router doesn't provide any way to
> restrict access
> > >other than by setting up encryption (side question: anyone
> know of a
> > >wireless router that can restrict access by MAC address?).
> > Hmm I thought they all did!
> > What brand and model?
> SMC 7004VWBR
> I've searched the config menus over-and-over again... I was
> surprised too! Another annoying thing: it doesn't allow you
> to establish constant MAC->IP mappings. I'm tempted to go
> buy a different one...
> What models have you used?
> > Not that mac addresses stop anyone but casual freeloaders.
> That's all I really care about. Sounds like even encryption
> wouldn't keep out a knowledgable person who really wanted to
> hack my (relatively pitiful) network. And if I can stop
> casual freeloaders, I can at least identify the malicious
> freeloaders :)
DLINK Airplus range have mac filtering and static/reserved ip
At least mine does. Cheap as chips too.