"Wi-Fi Phishing" or "Evil Twin" Attack at Hotspots: How to Secure Your Mobile Workforce

    Date20 Nov 2005
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    Posted ByBenjamin D. Thomas
    Using public hotspots is convenient, however you may want to think twice before accessing confidential information via hotspots. Recent headlines raise concern about wireless security issues around hotspots. Particularly the "Evil Twin" attack has received much attention, even though it is based on a tool that is relatively straightforward and has been around for several years.

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