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A claim to the hacker's netizens post said, as long as a Windows 7 computer, a wireless network and a network packet analysis software, set up a wireless hotspot AP, could easily build a free forging WiFi network. Called KFC1, GMCC2 etc, user is difficult to detect true and false, once connected, the hacker 15 minutes to steal mobile Internet users' personal information and password. So,wifi has lot of vulnerabilities.
At starbucks, McDonald's and other usually have wireless hotspots in public places, as long as a Windows 7 computer, a wireless network and a network packet analysis software, set up a wireless hotspot AP, could easily build a free forging WiFi network. Called KFC1, GMCC2 etc, user is difficult to detect true and false, once connected, the hacker 15 minutes can steal mobile Internet users' personal information and password, secret codes, including net silver trading account password, etc. The problem with those devices lies in the fact that people tend to store too much valuable data there, not only personal, but sometimes even really sensitive, regardless of the fact that smartphones are rather vulnerable. There are a couple of really serious security gaps. The main vulnerability of smartphones are malicious apps, that are installed by users. Also, users tend to ignore the basic safety rules, while using their smartphones, like mobile banking rules, etc.
It is understood that the WiFi traps has two kinds: the first is the "set", the second is "offensive". The former in public structures, free WiFi, the temptation to some users or showed "unidentified truth" user the effects, and record the user information for all the operations on the Internet. The latter mainly for some family network users.
Some families will now put their modem as a small WiFi transmitter, for mobile Internet access at home, this convenient mobile network also gives the hacker intrusion. Now a lot of crack home network tools, once hackers decode home WiFi, it is possible to remote control was carried out on the user's machine. After the media exposure of ceng net clan is to use this tool to solve family WiFi password.
Relatively, in public, the current domestic operators offer free WiFi security is relatively high. In addition, the broad masses of netizens can also use the 3 g network safety degree is higher, the current domestic operators have provides a variety of 3 G/GSM/CDMA/DCS/PHS data plans for users to choose.
Don't want to see have free WiFi. Users choose wi-fi hotspots in public, be sure to see clear hot name, the user before the Internet, the user name and password must be asked the waiter, you can't choose easily.
User had better WiFi connection is set to manual, don't automatically connected to the WiFi network, and use it every time you feel you want to open again.