Rising threats to public Wi-Fi hotspot security

Friday, 16 June 2006, 1:39 AM EST

Hackers are able to easily exploit vast security vulnerabilities inherent in most public hotspot deployments.

What follows are four specific security vulnerabilities along with "best practice" recommendations to overcome them. Wade McMunn, President of Wireless Internet Provider 82nd Street Wireless, gives guidance on the issues.

At Wireless IQ.

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