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Submission + - Rogue Wi-FI Hot Spots New Security Threat?

csavage writes: "According to this article in the Dallas Morning News, the latest security threat is rogue wi-fi hotspots setup to capture unknowing users' data. Although the article is lacking in true details of the threat, it does bring up a good point about how can you tell whether or not you're connecting to a "safe" wi-fi network."

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