Can You Trust a Wireless Router?
Do you use a wireless network at home? How about at public hotspots, such as cafes, bookstores, and shopping malls? When using the internet through these wireless networks, you trust that they honestly direct your web browsing. But what if they are not?
Guessing Your Bank
Do you use an online bank? Have you ever received a phishing email from a bank? If it were your bank, would you be more likely to believe it? Most people would. Researchers Markus Jakobsson, Tom N. Jagatic and Sid Stamm have identified a method that phishers might use to detect which bank you use.