Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)


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Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
10114041010507Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)The Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) is a concerted attempt to develop and implement a standard for communicating information between wireless devices and the Internet. WAP has enjoyed fairly broad industry support, with major contributions from manufacturers Ericsson, Motorola, Nokia, and Phone.com (formerly Unwired Planet). These principal organizations created the WAP Forum in the summer of 1997.
Citation
Randall K. Nichols; Panos C. Lekkas: Wireless Security: Models, Threats, and Solutions. Wireless Application Protocol (WAP), Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2002), AccessEngineering Export