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Hotel networks face hacker threat

Many hotels have added high-speed wireless connections for executives to surf the Internet or access corporate data on the road. But in the time it takes you to check out of your hotel, a hacker could have checked in to your computer and logged on to your confidential files while they sit in the lobby. With security software available on the Internet from sites like www.insecure.org, hackers can explore unsecured hotel networks and tap into a guest’s laptop computer. “Most hotels claim to offer secure broadband services, but most do not know enough about security issues to ask their providers the right questions,” David Garrison of STSN, a broadband security firm told CNN. Full Story

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