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Hacking Home WLANs
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Written by Gizmo   
Thursday, 31 August 2006 12:18

Read the full story at Dark Reading:

"It's a great idea to have employees working from home via wireless connections. Unless, of course, hackers break into those employees' wireless LANs -- and potentially compromise your entire enterprise network.

Researchers say it's way too easy to break into most home WLANs because most users typically leave their wireless routers configured with the default SSID, administrative password, and unencrypted settings. That makes the home WLAN a welcome mat into the user's corporate network."

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