Hot spots and security

My company is about to go live with its first expansion of our internal network wireless. Our original intention was to allow wireless access to our customers and suppliers, while they were waiting for appointments or attend meetings in our conference rooms, essentially a public Wi - Fi hotspot. To protect our LAN we installed a NAT router and switch 10/100 on the outside of our DMZ and connected our four wireless AP (Cisco 1231 B/G) to the switch. We have put in place of the AP with 128 bit WEP and planned to give the encryption key to someone who needed it, but now we wonder if it's really safer than to run without WEP. If two or more customers are connected to our WLAN are safer because we run with active WEP, if the encryption key is available to the public? What is the current standard practice? Thanks for your suggestions.

CB

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In this situation, allowing wep figure all traffic from all the guests. This does not prevent a guest from snooping in the traffic of another. He can always use a laptop with linux loaded with tools open source such as Airsnort, Kismet etc and if he can get at least 1 million to 4 million packets it may break the wep key (which is huge and will probably take weeks to collect - and this can be done by a guest who knows the wep key and try to hack the network by sitting in his car in a parking lot)

Activation of WEP certainly helps, but I recommend a policy frequently turning the WEP keys. WEP will at least, it is difficult for a snooper hack the network rather than having an unencrypted network.

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