How many wireless vulnerabilities are really out there?

Thursday, 9 November 2006, 4:21 PM EST

You hear a lot about wireless security threats, but do you know how many there really are? Or what kinds of vulnerabilities exist? Or what exactly "wirless phishing" means?

The Wireless Vulnerabilities and Exploits group has been cataloging security vulnerabilities on wireless networks, primarily Bluetooth and the various flavors of 802.11, for nearly a year. Started by Network Chemistry, it now has 134 wireless vulnerabilities documented on its Web site.

At Computerworld.

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