|21 Jul 2009||#1|
| || |
Police to Seek Out Unsecured Wireless Networks and Warn
(July 17, 2009)
Police in Queensland, Australia plan to wardrive for unsecured wireless networks. Because cyber criminals often exploit these connections, police will search out the unsecured networks and warn their owners of the dangers they pose. People who have enabled security on their wireless networks but have left default passwords in place will receive
[Editor's Note (Pescatore): I guess this is sort of like the fire department coming by to give you a free check of your smoke detectors, but it is hard for me to believe that any real risk prioritization ******** would put this anywhere near the top of the list of demands on a police officer's time. I'd rather they catch one more robber/killer/drunk driver than clean up 100 houses open WiFi access points.
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Police to Seek Out Unsecured Wireless Networks and Warn|
|Windows 7 x84 cannot receive wireless signal from x64 unless unsecured||Network & Sharing|
|Wireless randomly disconnects /reconnects and shows, "unsecured"||System Security|
|Wireless devices and wireless networks||System Security|
|Win 7 cannot see wireless networks||Network & Sharing|
|Can't connect to Unsecured Networks.||Network & Sharing|
|Preventing Access TO Unsecured Wireless Networks||Network & Sharing|
|Can't connect to certain unsecured networks||Network & Sharing|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:43 AM.