Wireless Net Not Hacker-proof

Smith, Brad
March 2000
Wireless Week;03/06/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p24
Trade Publication
Discusses the wireless industry's problem with Internet security and the attacks of hackers. Comparison between wireless Internet sites and the traditional Web sites; Virus protection for server gateways built for the Wireless Application Protocol; Initiative of security companies to promote Public Key Infrastructure.


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