Common operational misconceptions

Mike Lyon mike.lyon at gmail.com
Wed Feb 15 16:53:34 CST 2012


With security in mind:

Use other VLANs other than vlan1. Disable vlan1. Disable ports (physical
and logical) that aren't in use. Encrypt your passwords in your config, etc
etc etc...

On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 2:49 PM, Carsten Bormann <cabo at tzi.org> wrote:

> On Feb 15, 2012, at 23:36, Chuck Anderson wrote:
>
> > security
>
> That must be the top of the list:
>
> Switches provide security (by traffic isolation)
> DHCP provides security (by only letting in hosts we know)
> MAC address filtering provides security (fill in the blanks…)
> NAC provides security
> NATs provide security
> Firewalls provide security
> Buying Vendor-_ provides security
>
> Grüße, Carsten
>
>
>


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