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CWNA Certified Wireless Network Administrator Official Study Guide : Exam PW0-104 (1 PAP/CDR)
CWNA Certified Wireless Network Administrator Official Study Guide : Exam PW0-104 (1 PAP/CDR)
Publisher : Sybex Inc
Published Date : 2009/04
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9780470438909

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Language : English

Book Description
Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: A93685100 A93661410
Place of Publication: United States
Textual Format: Computer Applications
Table of Contents
 
Introduction                                       xxvii
Assessment Test                                    xlv
    Overview of Wireless Standards,                1    (28)
    Organizations, and Fundamentals
      History of WLAN                              2    (2)
      Standards Organizations                      4    (8)
        Federal Communications Commission (FCC)    4    (2)
        Internatinal Telecommunication Union       6    (1)
        Radiocommunication Sector (ITU-R)
        Institute of Electrical and Electronics    7    (1)
        Engineers (IEEE)
        Wi-Fi Alliance                             8    (3)
        International Organization for             11   (1)
        Standardization (ISO)
      Core, Distribution, and Access               12   (1)
      Communications Fundamentals                  13   (7)
        Understanding Carrier Signals              13   (3)
        Understanding Keying Methods               16   (4)
      Summary                                      20   (1)
      Exam Essentials                              21   (1)
      Key Terms                                    22   (1)
      Review Questions                             23   (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  27   (2)
    Radio Frequency Fundamentals                   29   (34)
      What is a Radio Frequency (RF) Signal?       31   (1)
      Radio Frequency Characteristics              32   (7)
        Wavelength                                 32   (4)
        Frequency                                  36   (1)
        Amplitude                                  37   (1)
        Phase                                      38   (1)
      Radio Frequency Behaviors                    39   (14)
        Wave Propagation                           39   (1)
        Absorption                                 40   (1)
        Reflection                                 41   (2)
        Scattering                                 43   (1)
        Refraction                                 44   (1)
        Diffraction                                44   (2)
        Loss (Attenuation)                         46   (1)
        Free Space Path Loss                       47   (2)
        Multipath                                  49   (3)
        Gain (Amplification)                       52   (1)
      Summary                                      53   (1)
      Exam Essentials                              54   (1)
      Key Terms                                    55   (1)
      Review Questions                             56   (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  60   (3)
    Radio Frequency Components, Measurements,      63   (42)
    and Mathematics
      RF Components                                65   (4)
        Transmitter                                65   (1)
        Antenna                                    66   (1)
        Receiver                                   67   (1)
        Intentional Radiator (IR)                  67   (1)
        Equivalent Isotropically Radiated Power    67   (2)
        (EIRP)
      Units of Power and Comparison                69   (7)
        Watt                                       70   (1)
        Milliwatt (mW)                             70   (1)
        Decibel (dB)                               70   (3)
        dBi                                        73   (1)
        dBd                                        73   (1)
        dBm                                        74   (2)
        Inverse Square Law                         76   (1)
      RF Mathematics                               76   (18)
        Rule of 10s and 3s                         77   (9)
        Received Signal Strenght Indicator         86   (3)
        (RSSI)
        Link Budget                                89   (3)
        Fade Margin/System Operating Margin        92   (2)
      Summary                                      94   (1)
      Exam Essentials                              95   (2)
      Key Terms                                    97   (1)
      Review Questions                             98   (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  102  (3)
    Radio Frequency Signal and Antenna Concepts    105  (48)
      Active and Passive Gain                      107  (1)
      Azimuth and Elevation Charts (Antenna        108  (2)
      Radiation Envelopes)
      Interpreting Polar Charts                    110  (3)
      Beamwidth                                    113  (2)
      Antenna Types                                115  (9)
        Omnidirectional Antennas                   116  (2)
        Semidirectional Antennas                   118  (3)
        Highly Directional Antennas                121  (1)
        Phased Array Antennas                      122  (1)
        Sector Antennas                            123  (1)
      Visual Line of Sight                         124  (1)
      RF Line of Sight                             124  (1)
      Fresnel Zone                                 125  (3)
      Earth Bulge                                  128  (2)
      Antenna Polarization                         130  (1)
      Antenna Diversity                            130  (2)
      Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO)        132  (1)
      Antenna Connection and Installation          133  (4)
        Voltage Standing Wave Ratio (VSWR)         133  (1)
        Signal Loss                                134  (1)
        Antenna Mounting                           134  (3)
      Antenna Accessories                          137  (7)
        Cables                                     138  (1)
        Connectors                                 138  (1)
        Splitters                                  139  (1)
        Amplifiers                                 140  (1)
        Attenuators                                140  (1)
        Lightning Arrestors                        141  (1)
        Grounding Rods and Wires                   142  (2)
      Summary                                      144  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              144  (2)
      Key Terms                                    146  (1)
      Review Questions                             147  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  151  (2)
    IEE 802.11 Standards                           153  (36)
      Overview of the IEEE 802.11 Standard         155  (2)
      IEEE 802.11 Ratified Amendments              157  (14)
        802.11b                                    157  (1)
        802.11a                                    158  (1)
        802.11g                                    159  (4)
        802.11d                                    163  (1)
        802.11F                                    163  (3)
        802.11h                                    166  (1)
        802.11i                                    167  (2)
        802.11j                                    169  (1)
        802.11e                                    169  (1)
        802.11k                                    170  (1)
        802.11r                                    171  (1)
      IEEE 802.11 Draft Amendments                 171  (6)
        802.11m                                    172  (1)
        802.11n                                    172  (1)
        802.11p                                    173  (1)
        802.11s                                    173  (1)
        802.11T                                    174  (1)
        802.11u                                    175  (1)
        802.11v                                    176  (1)
        802.11w                                    176  (1)
        802.11y                                    177  (1)
        802.11z                                    177  (1)
        802.11aa                                   177  (1)
      Summary                                      177  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              178  (2)
      Key Terms                                    180  (2)
      Review Questions                             182  (5)
      Answers to Review Questions                  187  (2)
    Wireless Networks and Spread Spectrum          189  (32)
    Technologies
      Industrial, Scientific, and Medical (ISM)    191  (2)
      Bands
        900 MHz ISM Band                           191  (1)
        2.4 GHz ISM Band                           192  (1)
        5.8 GHz ISM Band                           192  (1)
      Unlicensed National Information              193  (2)
      Infrastructure (UNII) Bands
        UNII-1 (Lower Band)                        193  (1)
        UNII-2 (Middle Band)                       194  (1)
        UNII-2 Extended                            194  (1)
        UNII-3 (Upper Band)                        194  (1)
      Narrowband and Spread Spectrum               195  (2)
      Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum (FHSS)     197  (3)
        Hopping Sequence                           198  (1)
        Dwell Time                                 199  (1)
        Hop Time                                   199  (1)
        Modulation                                 199  (1)
      Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS)       200  (2)
        DSSS Data Encoding                         200  (1)
        Modulation                                 201  (1)
      Packet Binary Convolutional Code (PBCC)      202  (1)
      Orthogonal Frequency Division                202  (2)
      Multiplexing (OFDM)
        Convolutional Coding                       203  (1)
        Modulation                                 204  (1)
      2.4 GHz Channels                             204  (4)
      5 GHz Channels                               208  (2)
      Adjacent, Nonadjacent, and Overlapping       210  (1)
      Channels
      Throughput vs. Bandwidth                     210  (2)
      Communication Resilience                     212  (1)
      Summary                                      212  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              213  (1)
      Key Terms                                    214  (1)
      Review Questions                             215  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  219  (2)
    Wireless LAN Topologies                        221  (30)
      Wireless Networking Topologies               222  (4)
        Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)          223  (1)
        Wireless Metropolitan Area Network         223  (1)
        (WMAN)
        Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN)      224  (2)
        Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN)         226  (1)
      802.11 Topologies                            226  (13)
        Access Point                               227  (1)
        Client Station                             228  (1)
        Integration Service (IS)                   228  (1)
        Distribution System (DS)                   228  (1)
        Wireless Distribution system (WDS)         229  (3)
        Service Set Identifier (SSID)              232  (1)
        Basic Service Set (BSS)                    233  (1)
        Basic Service Set Identifier (BSSID)       234  (1)
        Basic Service Area (BSA)                   234  (1)
        Extended Service Set (ESS)                 235  (3)
        Independent Basic Service Set (IBSS)       238  (1)
        Nonstandard 802.11 Topologies              238  (1)
      802.11 Configuration Modes                   239  (2)
        Access Point Modes                         240  (1)
        Client Station Modes                       240  (1)
      Summary                                      241  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              241  (2)
      Key Terms                                    243  (1)
      Review Questions                             244  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  248  (3)
    802.11 Medium Access                           251  (22)
      CSMA/CA vs. CSMA/CD                          252  (2)
        Collision Detection                        253  (1)
      Distributed Coordination Function (DCF)      254  (5)
        Interframe Space (IFS)                     254  (1)
        Duration/ID Field                          255  (1)
        Carrier Sense                              256  (2)
        Random Back-off Timer                      258  (1)
      Point Coordination Function (PCF)            259  (1)
      Hybrid Coordination Function (HCF)           259  (2)
        Enhanced Distributed Channel Access        259  (2)
        (EDCA)
        HCF Controlled Channel Access (HCCA)       261  (1)
      Block Acknowledgment (BA)                    261  (1)
      Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM)                       262  (1)
      Summary                                      263  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              264  (1)
      Key Terms                                    265  (1)
      Review Questions                             266  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  270  (3)
    802.11 MAC Architecture                        273  (46)
      Packets, Frames, and Bits                    275  (1)
      Data-Link Layer                              276  (1)
        MAC Service Data Unit (MSDU)               276  (1)
        MAC Protocol Data Unit (MPDU)              276  (1)
      Physical Layer                               277  (1)
        PLCP Service Data Unit (PSDU)              277  (1)
        PLCP Protocol Data Unit (PPDU)             277  (1)
      802.11 and 802.3 Interoperability            278  (1)
      Three 802.11 Frame Types                     279  (4)
        Management Frames                          280  (1)
        Control Frames                             280  (1)
        Data Frames                                281  (2)
      Beacon Management Frame (Beacon)             283  (1)
      Passive Scanning                             284  (1)
      Active Scanning                              284  (2)
      Authentication                               286  (2)
        Open System Authentication                 287  (1)
        Shared Key Authentication                  287  (1)
      Association                                  288  (1)
      Authentication and Association States        289  (1)
      Basic and Supported Rates                    290  (1)
      Roaming                                      290  (1)
      Reassociation                                291  (1)
      Disassociation                               292  (1)
      Deauthentication                             292  (1)
      ACK Frame                                    292  (2)
      Fragmentation                                294  (1)
      Protection Mechanism                         295  (4)
      RTS/CTS                                      299  (1)
      CTS-to-Self                                  299  (2)
      Data Frames                                  301  (1)
      Power Management                             302  (6)
        Active Mode                                302  (1)
        Power Save Mode                            303  (1)
        Traffic Indication Map (TIM)               303  (1)
        Delivery Traffic Indication Message        304  (1)
        (DTIM)
        Announcement Traffic Indication Message    305  (1)
        (ATIM)
        WMM Power Save (WMM-PS) and U-APSD         305  (3)
        802.11n Power Management                   308  (1)
      Summary                                      308  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              309  (2)
      Key Terms                                    311  (1)
      Review Questions                             312  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  316  (3)
    Wireless Devices                               319  (48)
      Wireless LAN Client Devices                  320  (8)
        Radio Card Formats                         320  (5)
        Radio Card Chipsets                        325  (1)
        Client Utilities                           326  (2)
      Progression of WLAN Architecture             328  (15)
        Autonomous Access Point---Intelligent      329  (1)
        Edge Architecture
        Wireless Network Management System         330  (2)
        (WNMS)
        Centralized WLAN Architecture              332  (1)
        Lightweight AP                             332  (2)
        WLAN Controller                            334  (6)
        Split MAC                                  340  (1)
        Remote Office WLAN Controller              341  (1)
        Distributed WLAN Architecture              341  (2)
        Distributed WLAN Hybrid                    343  (1)
        Unified WLAN Architecture                  343  (1)
      Specialty WLAN Infrastructure                343  (14)
        Wireless Workgroup Bridge                  343  (1)
        Wireless LAN Bridges                       344  (3)
        Enterprise Wireless Gateway                347  (1)
        Residential Wireless Gateway               347  (1)
        VPN Wireless Router                        348  (1)
        Wireless LAN Mesh Access Points            348  (1)
        Enterprise Encryption Gateway              349  (1)
        WLAN Array                                 350  (1)
        Cooperative Control                        351  (1)
        Virtual AP System                          352  (1)
        Real-Time Location Systems                 353  (1)
        VoWiFi                                     354  (3)
      Summary                                      357  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              357  (2)
      Key Terms                                    359  (1)
      Review Questions                             360  (5)
      Answers to Review Questions                  365  (2)
    WLAN Deployment and Vertical Markets           367  (22)
      Corporate Data Access and End-User           368  (1)
      Mobility
      Network Extension to Remote Areas            369  (1)
      Bridging---Building-to-Building              369  (1)
      Connectivity
      Wireless ISP (WISP)---Last-Mile Data         370  (1)
      Delivery
      Small Office/Home Office (SOHO)              370  (1)
      Mobile Office Networking                     371  (1)
      Educational/Classroom Use                    371  (1)
      Industrial---Warehousing and Manufacturing   372  (1)
      Healthcare---Hospitals and Offices           372  (1)
      Municipal Networks                           373  (1)
      Hotspots---Public Network Access             373  (1)
      Transportation Networks                      374  (1)
      Law-Enforcement Networks                     375  (1)
      First-Responder Networks                     376  (1)
      Fixed Mobile Convergence                     376  (1)
      WLAN and Health                              377  (1)
      WLAN Vendors                                 377  (3)
        WLAN Infrastructure                        377  (1)
        WLAN Mesh Infrastructure                   378  (1)
        WLAN Troubleshooting and Design            378  (1)
        Solutions
        WLAN Managements                           379  (1)
        WLAN Security Solutions                    379  (1)
        VoWiFi Solutions                           379  (1)
        WLAN Fixed Mobile Convergence              379  (1)
        WLAN RTLS Solutions                        379  (1)
        WLAN SOHO Vendors                          380  (1)
      Summary                                      380  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              380  (1)
      Key Terms                                    381  (1)
      Review Questions                             382  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  386  (3)
    WLAN Troubleshooting                           389  (46)
      Layer 2 Retransmissions                      390  (14)
        RF Interference                            391  (3)
        Multipath                                  394  (2)
        Adjacent Cell Interference                 396  (1)
        Low SNR                                    397  (1)
        Mismatched Power Settings                  398  (2)
        Near/Far                                   400  (1)
        Hidden Node                                400  (4)
      802.11 Coverage Considerations               404  (14)
        Dynamic Rate Switching                     405  (2)
        Roaming                                    407  (2)
        Layer 3 Roaming                            409  (2)
        Co-channel Interference                    411  (1)
        Channel Reuse/Multiple Channel             412  (3)
        Architecture
        Single Channel Architecture                415  (3)
      Capacity vs. Coverage                        418  (3)
        Oversized Coverage Cells                   421  (1)
        Physical Environment                       421  (1)
      Voice vs. Data                               421  (1)
      Performance                                  422  (2)
      Weather                                      424  (1)
      Summary                                      425  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              425  (2)
      Key Terms                                    427  (1)
      Review Questions                             428  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  432  (3)
    802.11 Network Security Architecture           435  (34)
      802.11 Security Basics                       437  (3)
        Data Privacy                               438  (1)
        Authentication, Authorization, and         439  (1)
        Accounting (AAA)
        Segmentation                               440  (1)
        Monitoring and Policy                      440  (1)
      Legacy 802.11 Security                       440  (5)
        Legacy Authentication                      441  (1)
        Static WEP Encryption                      442  (2)
        MAC Filters                                444  (1)
        SSID Cloaking                              444  (1)
      Robust Security                              445  (11)
        Robust Security Network (RSN)              446  (1)
        Authentication and Authorization           447  (1)
        802.1X/EAP Framework                       447  (3)
        EAP Types                                  450  (1)
        Dynamic Encryption-Key Generation          450  (2)
        4-Way Handshake                            452  (1)
        WPA/WPA2-Personal                          453  (1)
        TKIP Encryption                            453  (1)
        CCMP Encryption                            454  (2)
      Segmentation                                 456  (2)
        VLANs                                      456  (1)
        RBAC                                       457  (1)
      Infrastructure Security                      458  (1)
        Physical Security                          458  (1)
        Interface Security                         458  (1)
      VPN Wireless Security                        459  (1)
        Layer 3 VPNs                               459  (1)
      Summary                                      460  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              461  (1)
      Key Terms                                    462  (1)
      Review Questions                             463  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  467  (2)
    Wireless Attacks, Intrusion Monitoring, and    469  (32)
    Policy
      Wireless Attacks                             470  (11)
        Rogue Wireles Devices                      471  (1)
        Peer-to-Pee Attacks                        472  (1)
        Eavesdropping                              472  (3)
        Encryption Cracking                        475  (1)
        Authentication Attacks                     475  (2)
        MAC Spoofing                               477  (1)
        Management Interface Exploits              478  (1)
        Wireless Hijacking                         479  (1)
        Denial of Service (DoS)                    479  (2)
        Vendor-Specific Attacks                    481  (1)
        Social Engineering                         481  (1)
      Intrusion Monitoring                         481  (7)
        Wireless Intrusion Detection System        482  (3)
        (WIDS)
        Wireless Intrusion Prevention System       485  (1)
        (WIPS)
        Mobile WIDS                                486  (1)
        Spectrum Analyzer                          487  (1)
      Wireless Security Policy                     488  (4)
        General Security Policy                    489  (1)
        Functional Security Policy                 489  (1)
        Legislative Compliance                     489  (1)
        802.11 Wireless Policy Recommendations     490  (2)
      Summary                                      492  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              492  (1)
      Key Terms                                    493  (1)
      Review Questions                             494  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  498  (3)
    Radio Frequency Site Survey Fundamentals       501  (30)
      WLAN Site Survey Interview                   502  (8)
        Customer Briefing                          502  (1)
        Business Requirements                      503  (1)
        Capacity and Coverage Requirements         504  (2)
        Existing Wireless Network                  506  (1)
        Infrastructure Connectivity                507  (2)
        Security Expectations                      509  (1)
        Guest Accesss                              510  (1)
      Documents and Reports                        510  (4)
        Forms and Customer Documentation           510  (2)
        Deliverables                               512  (1)
        Additional Reports                         513  (1)
      Vertical Market Considerations               514  (5)
        Outdoor Surveys                            514  (1)
        Aesthetics                                 515  (1)
        Government                                 516  (1)
        Education                                  516  (1)
        Healthcare                                 517  (1)
        Hotspots                                   517  (1)
        Retail                                     517  (1)
        Warehouses                                 518  (1)
        Manufacturing                              518  (1)
        Multitenant Buildings                      519  (1)
      Summary                                      519  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              519  (2)
      Key Terms                                    521  (1)
      Review Questions                             522  (5)
      Answers to Review Questions                  527  (4)
    Site Survey Systems and Devices                531  (36)
      Site Survey Defined                          532  (12)
        Mandatory Spectrum Analysis                533  (4)
        Mandatory Coverage Analysis                537  (5)
        AP Placement and Configuration             542  (1)
        Optional Application Analysis              542  (2)
      Site Survey Tools                            544  (5)
        Indoor Site Survey Tools                   544  (2)
        Outdoor Site Survey Tools                  546  (3)
      Coverage Analysis                            549  (7)
        Manual                                     549  (3)
        Assisted                                   552  (1)
        Predictive                                 553  (2)
        Self-Organizing Wireless LANs              555  (1)
      Summary                                      556  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              556  (1)
      Key Terms                                    557  (1)
      Review Questions                             558  (5)
      Answers to Review Questions                  563  (4)
    Power over Ethernet (PoE)                      567  (20)
      History of PoE                               568  (1)
        Nonstandard PoE                            568  (1)
        IEEE 802.3af                               568  (1)
        IEEE Std. 802.3-2005, Clause 33            569  (1)
        IEEE 802.3at                               569  (1)
      PoE Devices (Overview)                       569  (7)
        Powered Device (PD)                        569  (2)
        Power-Sourcing Equipment (PSE)             571  (1)
        Endpoint PSE                               572  (2)
        Midspan PSE                                574  (1)
        Power-Sourcing Equipment Pin Assignments   575  (1)
      Planning and Deploying PoE                   576  (2)
        Power Planning                             576  (1)
        Redundancy                                 577  (1)
      Summary                                      578  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              579  (1)
      Key Terms                                    580  (1)
      Review Questions                             581  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  585  (2)
    High Throughput (HT) and 802.11n               587  (38)
      802.11n History                              589  (3)
        802.11n Draft Amendment                    590  (1)
        Wi-Fi Alliance Certification               590  (2)
      MIMO                                         592  (5)
        Radio Chains                               592  (1)
        Spatial Multiplexing (SM)                  593  (1)
        MIMO Diversity                             594  (1)
        Transmit Beamforming (TxBF)                595  (2)
      HT Channels                                  597  (8)
        20 MHz Non-HT and HT Channels              598  (1)
        40 MHz Channels                            599  (2)
        Guard Interval (GI)                        601  (2)
        Modulation and Coding Scheme (MCS)         603  (2)
      HT PHY                                       605  (2)
        Non-HT Legacy                              606  (1)
        HT Mixed                                   606  (1)
        HT Greenfield                              607  (1)
      HT MAC                                       607  (4)
        A-MSDU                                     607  (1)
        A-MPDU                                     608  (1)
        MTBA                                       609  (1)
        RIFS                                       609  (1)
        HT Power Management                        610  (1)
      HT Operation                                 611  (3)
        20/40 Channel Operation                    611  (1)
        HT Protection Modes (0-3)                  612  (1)
        Dual-CTS Protection                        613  (1)
        Phased Coexistence Operation (PCO)         613  (1)
      Summary                                      614  (1)
      Exam Essentials                              614  (2)
      Key Terms                                    616  (1)
      Review Questions                             617  (4)
      Answers to Review Questions                  621  (4)
  Appendix A About the Companion CD                625  (4)
      What You'll Find on the CD                   626  (1)
        Sybex Test Engine                          626  (1)
        Electronic Flashcards                      626  (1)
      System Requirements                          627  (1)
      Using the CD                                 627  (1)
      Troubleshooting                              627  (2)
        Customer Care                              628  (1)
  Appendix B Abbreviations, Acronyms, and          629  (16)
  Regulations
      Certifications                               630  (1)
      Organizations and Regulations                630  (1)
      Measurements                                 631  (1)
      Technical Terms                              632  (9)
      Power Regulations                            641  (4)
        2.4 GHz ISM Point-to-Multipoint (PtMP)     642  (1)
        Communications
        5GHz UNII Point-to-Multipoint (PtMP)       642  (1)
        Communications
        2.4 GHz ISM Point-to-Point (PtP)           643  (1)
        Communications
        5 GHz UNII Point-to-Point (PtP)            644  (1)
        Communications
Glossary                                           645  (44)
Index                                              689