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Wireless DOS association flood attack on AP
The rate of AP association requests exceeds the threshold, which could indicate that a DoS-type attack is underway. In such an attack, a malicious user floods a wireless AP with association requests, injecting spurious 802.11 packets on the network that appear as if they came from legitimate stations.