Wireless roaming securuity without WPA or WEP

how can I enforce an acceptable level of encryption in wireless device's communication when the
device is "visiting" another network?  For example, if your wireless device "roams" from your network into another network where WEP or WPA is  Not enforced (or available!) how do you still make sure that your data communication is secure?

Any idea where can I find some information.

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Well, for emails you could use PGP... this stands for Pretty good privacy and it can encrypt emails sent over a wireless network. You can download it at www.pgp.com .
You can use a VPN back to your "home" network. This will protect your data regardless of the level of, or lack of, encryption over the air..
PPTP or IPSEC will work.
edward1979Author Commented:
See, I think you miss understood me, for example I have a laptop and I am traveling from WPA/WEB encryption to another network which they don't have encryption and I want to use there network, but i want to make sure no one can intercept my connection and grab my data.
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Then don't use wireless. It's a simple as that.
If they don't even use the most rudementary WEP encryption, I definately would not even think about using that network to transfer sensitive information.
If they have a VPN server, then you could VPN to the server, then all traffic is on the wire from server to endpoint, and encrypted from server to you.
edward1979Author Commented:
lrmoore: This is all about wireless Roaming security, you just clear the problem and solved another one....
edward1979Author Commented:
envoguecomputers: How about if i want to secure every thing on my communication channel, how can I do that...  There should be away
As has been said VPN is the way to go. You contorl the encrypion from your client to your network (IE Security).
You are not depending on somone else for part of your security that you may not know.  
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