posted on May, 30 2009 @ 07:07 AM
Around 2003, I drove to work, ~40 miles, with my laptop turned on and running netstumber.
I came across over 800 WiFi access points and more than half of those were not using any kind of encryption.
I bought one of these guys
I mounted that to the roof with a servo to remotely control the direction it is pointing. I can always get free WiFi if my main connection is not
This along with Airecrack can get me into just about any wireless network, although cracking a WEP key to use a network is illegal in many areas, so
check where you live before doing this.
I don't believe it is illegal to use an open access point, so long as you just use it for the web and not to hack the other computers on the
Also, when you connect to that network, you become a target as well, so make sure you are protected.