Wireless security still in its infancy
More Americans than ever are using mobile technology, from sophisticated cell phones to hand-held personal digital assistants to laptop computers. And millions of people now do their banking online. But the convergence of these trends raises a key question: Is your money safe in the wireless world?
After all, wireless banking — as opposed to online banking performed through a personal computer wired to the Internet — could offer even more convenience for consumers. But using a cell phone or PDA, or a wireless connection for a laptop, introduces a brand new set of security issues into the banking arena.
By Peter Dizikes at ABC News.
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