- Theft of service
- The insecurity of wireless networks, which in hotspot applications are typically not encrypted.
- Use by customers for launching attacks (cracking, DDoS).
- Use by customers for "war spamming."
Thursday, August 26, 2004
We may be getting into the WiFi hotspot business in some capacity. My boss therefore asked me to look into the security implications of this, as well as the associated legal liability implications. Off the top of my head, I can think of several potential issues we'd need to address, e.g,: