'Evil twin' Wi-Fi hacks target the rich

Friday, 24 November 2006, 12:38 AM EST

Locations popular with high net worth individuals are being targeted by hackers using phoney wireless access points to steal personal information.

So called 'evil twin' attacks involve putting a wireless access point near a commercial hotspot and giving it the same name.

At vnunet.

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