AirPort Updates Tighten Security
Apple releases software and firmware updates for both AirPort Extreme and Express that improve security.Apple Computer Inc. has released a bevy of updates for its AirPort Extreme and Express Wi-Fi base stations that, among other things, improve security. AirPort 4.1 software is for both Express and Extreme versions, and adds support for Wi-Fi Protected Access for wireless distribution systems. WPA-Personal is the wireless standard approved by the Wi-Fi Alliance to prevent unauthorized access to wireless LANs. The 4.1 software also adds support for Keyspans Express Remote and allows users to rename a USB printer connected to the AirPort Extreme base station.
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