Poor wireless security 'a liability' warns lawyer

    Date15 Feb 2006
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    Posted ByBenjamin D. Thomas
    Companies leave themselves open to legal threats if they fail to secure employee's laptops against wireless hackers in public hotspots, according to a London law firm. The warning for businesses followed an examination of the law by international law firm Charles Russell LLP. While there has been no reported litigation, the legal firm said it would only be a matter of time before poor security practices by U.K. companies would land them in legal tussles.

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