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EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Foil Wireless Poachers and Have Fun Doing It

Jan 17, 2007, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carla Schroder)

"A lot of folks have an unhealthily casual attitude towards securing their wireless networks. "Oh, it's nice to share" some say. Others think "I have nothing to interest a cracker, so why bother?" Both attitudes are inviting trouble. There is nothing to be gained from leaving your systems open to be used as warez, porn or mp3 servers, or Borged into a spam botnet. Or to find yourself struggling with slow network speeds because some freeloading hog is overloading your bandwidth."

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