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What is Management Frame Protection in WLSE?

Core Issue


CiscoWorks Wireless LAN Solution Engine (WLSE) provides Management Frame Protection (MFP). Management frames between Access Points (APs) are authenticated, eliminating several WLAN attacks that occur due to spoofing of authorized devices. CiscoWorks WLSE enables MFP in the network and provides visibility into network events associated with MFP detection or protection.

For more information on WLSE, refer to these documents:

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Release notes / product  overview / data sheet / FAQ.


CiscoWorks Wireless LAN Solution Engine (WLSE)

SW Features

Management Frame Protection (MFP)

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