TITLE

Phishing at Gate B22

AUTHOR(S)
Buley, Taylor
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;12/8/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 21, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the wireless intrusion protection hardware and software used by white-hat hackers in airline flights. David King, the chief executive officer of Airtight Networks Inc., reveals that as he sends hackers for unsolicited security assessments, they discovered unrestrained phony Wi-Fi hotspot made by people involved in phishing, and found insecure networks in airports. It also notes the Wired Equivalent Privacy encryption standard as the most common instrument in Wi-Fi networks.
ACCESSION #
35875771

 

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