White Paper - WIPS Auto-Classification

Identify Rogue Access Points with Marker Packet Technology

Some of the most common types of threats to your WLAN come from rogue access points – unauthorized devices that can enter your network to snoop, steal data, and plant malware. Using patented Market Packet™ auto-classification technology, WatchGuard’s Wireless Intrusion Prevention Systems (WIPS) detects and blocks these rogue APs for unprecedented protection. This white paper evaluates WatchGuard WIPS against rogue AP detection techniques used by competitors.