Passpoint is a trademark protected by the WiFi Alliance. It is a solution for simplifying access to WLAN access points
. Using Passpoint, the user can log intohotspots in WLANs without authentication. With Passpoint, the familiar procedure of searching and finding a network and authentication, as is required for WiFi networks without Passpoint, is eliminated. Passpoint automates the entire access process between the hotspot and the mobile device. The process is protected by WiFi Protected Architecture (WPA).