Charges underline importance of wireless data security measures

Monday, 26 September 2005, 1:13 PM EST

The critical importance of security in wireless networks has been underlined by a recent legal action launched against a store chain in the US after the chain's lax data security led to a series of fraudulent purchases at other stores with counterfeit credit cards containing personal information that the chain had previously collected from the magnetic stripes of customers' credit cards.

By Philip Olejnik at ITWeb.

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