This post will update a previous post about the same topic, but includes the latest info. WPA3 is a substantial improvement over the current WPA2 ecosphere.
It features 4 Main new or improved functionalities:
- Privacy on Public WiFi Networks
- Protection against “Brute Force” attacks
- Easier connection to “Non-Display” computing devices (aka, Amazon Echo & many similar IoT type of hardware)
- Higher Security for Gov, Defense and Industrial (& Business) organizations
When will it be available . . . ?? Hardware and software updates slated for release starting in 4q 2018 (although some devices from last half of 2017 are already wpa3 capable — but not activated).