Free Wireless Access Can Be a Security Problem

November 23, 2011 admin 0

Connecting to a random WiFi hotspot is much like strolling into a bar in a strange part of town. Most likely you’ll have a good time, but it could ruin your day. It’s wise to assume that all hotspots harbor predators, and take appropriate precautions. […]

FCC and FTC holds Location-Based Services Forum

June 28, 2011 admin 0

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is holding a public forum on privacy concerns about cell phones and their ability to track the location of users.

The forum is being held between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. EDT at the FCC Headquarters, 445 12th Street, SW, Washington DC 20554.

Audio/video coverage of the meeting will be broadcast live with open captioning over the Internet from the FCC’s web page at The FCC’s webcast is free to the public. Those who watch the live video stream of the event may email event-related questions to Depending on the volume of questions and time constraints, the panel moderators will work to respond to as many questions as possible during the workshop. […]

CWSP – Certified Wireless Security Professional

October 19, 2010 SecurityOrb_Staff 0

The CWSP exam is an advanced level wireless LAN certification developed by Planet3 Wireless. This exam is a part of the Certified Wireless Network Program (CWNP). The exam tests your ability on how well you are able to protect your company’s valuable data from hackers. For anyone desiring a career in IT or Security this is a certification you cannot afford to be without. […]