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Windows 7: The dangers of open wireless networks........


29 Jun 2012   #1

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The dangers of open wireless networks........

Use a password and consider not broadcasting your SSID.

SWAT team throws flashbangs, raids wrong home due to open WiFi network | Ars Technica

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29 Jun 2012   #2

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Hmmm.... that's a great idea if you don't like your neighbour.
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29 Jun 2012   #3

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I'm certain that local law enforcement will learn to tailor their response better in the future. If it wasn't a person's unsecure home WiFi, it could be from any free WiFi hotspot such as Starbucks.
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05 Jul 2012   #4

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WPA2-PSK with AES/TKIP or WPA2-Enterprise with a RADIUS server

Those are your only two options...
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