About WPA3
About WPA3

About WPA3

WPA3 is the next generation of Wi-Fi security, enabling robust authentication and increased cryptographic strength.
WPA3 offers the following features:
  • Does not allow outdated protocols.
  • Requires use of Protected Management Frames (PMF).
  • Backwards compatible with WPA2.
  • Supports the following authentication modes:
    • WPA3-Personal - Uses simultaneous authentication of equals (SAE)
    • WPA3-Enterprise
    • Enhanced Open - Based on opportunistic wireless encryption (OWE). Note that this is a separate Wi-Fi Alliance certification program and not WPA3.