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Really don't see why it matters unless they interfere with your usage of the net, or try to steal any information, schools and such require internet for most of their work nowadays which is bs because when they started I did NOT have internet, nor a computer.
Or if you are one of the unfortunate ones in Canada that now has to pay per byte you pay the same amount either way otherwise.
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Cain and Able
Wireshark

I have both of these on my netbook and they are awesome. Especially Cain and Able.
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I would be too afraid to mooch off someone's unprotected network.
post #74 of 118
I've used a neighboors Wi-Fi a few times, most of the time it is because mine has gone out and i needed to do something (IE doing a project for school)
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Does that mean 37% of the wifi users are complete dunces? lol
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WPA2

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There are around 5 wireless networks in range of my house. Only one didn't have the default name and was secured with a password. So the only thing lacking about that one was to turn broadcast off.

The other 4, piece of cake to hop on. And right now, just to spite these people, I'm considering going on their routers and changing their passwords, lol. Silly folks... RTFM!
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My connection is unlimited, as far as I know (I've hit ~500GB in a month without any charges), and if the freeloaders get annoying, I remove them.

I have no reason to complain to my ISP, if they annoy me or give me crap, I'll switch to a different one.

I'm not legally responsible for anything I don't do. There is no law that says I have to secure my connections, or monitor what others are doing on it. The ISP can disconnect me if the connection is used for something they don't approve of, but there won't be any legal repercussions without much more proof than the ISP is capable of giving anyone.
I agree.
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I uh used to setup a virtual open wifi apart from my own and use it for exploring packet sniffing and such. Living in a apartment community helps since you'll have 20-30 people on it in notime. They are accessing MY network so I cannot guarantee the safety of their data.

goat.se page redirects were fun since I banned all social networking sites and routed all online mail to wikipedia. At least they not waste their time and learn something.
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WPA2

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This, plus disabled SSID
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