Navigation Links
Wardrivers now exploiting your wireless service with ease

CHICAGO Lots of wireless Internet routers at homes and businesses are still as secure as the Titanic was unsinkable, writes adjunct Northwestern professor James Carlini in an update about hackers who are targeting and exploiting your wireless service with more ease than ever before.

Wardialing is an old hacking term used to describe dialing down a sequence of many phone numbers i......

Full article >>> this is a growing problem. On the west coast, heres an excerpt from a June 1 Associated Press article:

With a laptop perched in the passenger seat of his Toyota 4Runner and a special antenna on the roof, Mike Outmesguine (who owns a technical services company) ventured off to sniff out wireless networks between Los Angeles and San Francisco. He got a big whiff of in......

Full article >>> n is like going to your neighbors house and hooking up to get free electricity.

Few in the mainstream press really talk about these issues. They should focus on the ease of being a wardriver. Now, specialized components or funky antennae could be considered old school. Locking into a nearby companys wireless Internet access is as easy as turning on your computer. This creates some big se......

Full article >>> , which will tag it with location information.

As I ended the column last year: Those who thought wireless was the way to go better review all the issues. Some people are implementing wireless routers that are open invitations to those who want to steal access and do other subversive things anonymously.

......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Jim Carlini 06/02/04


Related biology technology :

1. Techware to extend broadband wireless network to Butler
2. Company still behind schedule on Milwaukee wireless project
3. More access points for Madison wireless
4. Company to operate in wireless Internet space
5. Handicapping Milwaukees wireless initiative
6. Will wireless Internet bypass the central city?
7. Milwaukee could be wireless in 18 months
8. Milwaukee runs out of patience with wireless Internet provider
9. Some Madisonians content without city wireless
10. Wisconsin cities make progress on wireless Internet coverage
11. Waukesha considers wireless bids from three firms
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:9/21/2017)... Paramus, New Jersey (PRWEB) , ... September 21, ... ... for highly-regulated pharmaceutical and clinical research sector professionals, has announced the addition of ... CFR Part 11 training - Compliance with Regulation 21 CFR Part 11 ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... Biorez, ... election of Paul Hermes, Entrepreneur in Residence at Medtronic, Inc., to serve as ... a proprietary, tissue-engineered scaffold for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction that is designed ...
(Date:9/20/2017)... ... 20, 2017 , ... Diversity focused business accelerator, The Refinery , announced ... to uncover the top technology-driven, women-led startups in Boston, MA, New Haven/Hamden, CT, and ... entrepreneurial events going on that week – in Boston, it will be part of ...
(Date:9/20/2017)... East Hanover, N.J. (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Foundation researchers have recently published findings of a study examining the effects ... and individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI). The article, "Neuromechanical adaptations during ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:8/23/2017)... , Aug. 23, 2017  The general public,s help is being ... microbiome—the bacteria that live in and on the human body –and are ... The Microbiome ... the human microbiome, starting with the gut. The project's goal is to ... Photo credit: IBM ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... LLC , a medical device company focused on improving the safety ... ISO 13485 Certification, the global standard for medical device quality management ... ... for the early detection of IV infiltrations. ... "This is an important milestone for ivWatch, as it validates our ...
(Date:7/20/2017)... , July 20, 2017 Delta (NYSE: DAL ... board any Delta aircraft at Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA). ... Delta launches biometrics to ... Delta,s biometric ... Sky Club is now integrated into the boarding process to allow ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):