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- Service Set Identifier; a unique identifier used to identify a radio network and which stations must use to be able to communicate with each other or to an access point. The SSID can be any alphanumeric entry up to a maximum of 32 characters. The SSID is actually the ID of the ESS and not the BSS. The BSS has an ID and it is the BSSID. The ESS has an ID too and it is the SSID.