CCNA Question of the Week

Which statement is true of a comparison between WPA and WPA2?

  1. WPA uses pre-shared keys, whereas WPA 2 uses PSK.
  2. WPA uses EAP authentication, whereas WPA 2 uses 802.11X.
  3. WPA uses personal mode, whereas WPA 2 uses enterprise mode.
  4. WPA uses TKIP/MIC encryption, whereas WPA 2 uses AES-CCMP encryption.

 

The correct answer is 4.

WPA2 is an enhancement to WPA. WPA uses TKIP/MIC encryption, whereas WPA 2 uses AES-CCMP encryption. Both can use IEEE 802.1x or EAP authentication in Enterprise mode, or can use PSK in personal mode.

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Related Courses:
ICND1 — Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices 1
ICND2 — Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices 2
CCNAX — CCNA Boot Camp v1.1

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