Broadcasts and (B)SSIDs

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Are wireless clients required to process all broadcast/multicast frames received, regardless of whether the SSID/BSSID is the one to which it is associated? Wired VLAN isolation aside, does a STA benefit in any way from being on a separate SSID with regard to broadcast/multicast frames over the RF?

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--Bruce Johnson

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gmarogi Fri, 02/29/2008 - 07:28

I think VLANs does terminate or in other words stop broadcasts from going through different VLANs and hence clients belonging to different VLANS.

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