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Windows XP Support Patch for Wi-Fi Protected Access

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This update provides support for Wi-Fi Protected Access, a new standards-based wireless security solution developed by the Wi-Fi Alliance.
  • Version:

    815485

    File Name:

    Q815485_WXP_SP2_x86_ENU.exe

    Date Published:

    31/03/2003

    File Size:

    932 KB

      This update provides support for Wi-Fi Protected Access, a new standards-based wireless security solution developed by the Wi-Fi Alliance. WPA is intended to replace the existing Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) standard, offering much more robust methods of encryption and authentication and resulting in a new level of protection for customers taking advantage of the wireless features of Windows XP. For more information about this update, read Knowledge Base Article 815485.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows XP

      • Windows XP Professional
      • Windows XP Home Edition
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