Sniffing Open WiFi Networks not Wiretapping in the US – Judge Rules

Posted: September 10, 2012 in Uncategorized

Found this very interesting, apparently open WiFi networks are designed to be ‘public’ in nature.

I’m not sure I’d be giving away my personal banking details over a public WiFi network anytime soon, however for those who don’t know better this could be a goldmine for information harvesting.

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2012/09/sniffing-open-wifi-networks-is-not-wiretapping-judge-says/

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