WiPhishing hack risk warning

Thursday, 21 April 2005, 1:33 PM EST

You've heard of war driving and phishing but now there's yet another reason to wear a tin-foil hat every time you surf the net. "WiPhishing" (pronounced why phishing) involves covertly setting up a wireless enabled laptop or access point in order to get wireless-enabled laptops to associate with it as a prelude to hacking attacks.

By John Leyden at SecurityFocus.

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