Wardriving

12.30.13
NSA can hack WiFi devices from eight miles away (video)
12.30.13

NSA can hack WiFi devices from eight miles away (video)

The NSA may have the ability to intercept data from around the world, but we now know that it has...

By J. Fingas,   12.30.13
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04.28.12
Justice Department clears Google of WiFi wiretapping violations
04.28.12

Justice Department clears Google of WiFi wiretapping violations

Two years ago, Google drove its way into a fair amount of hot water when it accidentally (as was c...

By J. Trew,   04.28.12
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10.27.10
FTC accepts Google's privacy apology, lets Street View off the hook
10.27.10

FTC accepts Google's privacy apology, lets Street View off the hook

When Google admitted its Street View cars had collected sensitive data after all, it sparked a new...

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10.20.10
Google's wardriving days are over, says Canadian privacy commissioner
10.20.10

Google's wardriving days are over, says Canadian privacy commissioner

When Google's Street View cars glide through your neighborhood next, you can leave the WPA2 encrypt...

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02.02.09
Video: Hacker war drives San Francisco cloning RFID passports
02.02.09

Video: Hacker war drives San Francisco cloning RFID passports

Think of it this way: Chris Paget just did you a service by hacking your passport and stealing your...

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10.10.08
CarTel uses wardriving for science, better driving directions
10.10.08

CarTel uses wardriving for science, better driving directions

If you're not satisfied with the driving directions you get on Google Maps, a few smart guys at MIT...

By Samuel Axon,   10.10.08
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05.29.07
The Slurpr WiFi aggregator promises "free" broadband -- and jail time
05.29.07

The Slurpr WiFi aggregator promises "free" broadband -- and jail time

Oh my, the 5-0 won't like this one bit. Meet The Slurpr, a WiFi access point which aggregates up to...

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04.04.07
Cario concept notebook: the wardriver's best friend
04.04.07

Cario concept notebook: the wardriver's best friend

Even though it's pretty obvious that Anna Lopez's Cario concept notebook is only meant to be used w...

By Evan Blass,   04.04.07
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01.03.07
Wartoddling: The next generation of wardriving
01.03.07

Wartoddling: The next generation of wardriving

What do you get when you combine a standard WiFi wardriving system with a baby carriage? When you...

By E. Sadun,   01.03.07
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