Warchalking in the Hinterlands?
By Eric Reid-ISV Engineering-Oracle on Jan 12, 2005
So, I'm in the process of 'wireless-izing' our Parish, and I drove over to the Church tonight to see if I could get Signal everywhere I needed. Nope. Oh, well, Father probably unplugged the wireless router. We can fix that tomorrow.
So, I leave the Win2K laptop on as I drive the 10 minutes home, with the 'Site Survey' display up. Yep. You guessed it. I got curious. Kept hitting the Refresh button.
- 11 802.11b networks encountered in 2 miles of country driving
- 6 of those totally unprotected
- 5 WEP protected (including mine)