How to Protect Yourself from the Wi-Fi Pineapple
On today's episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' we discuss how to guard against a sophisticated, yet easy-to-execute form of hacking.
On The VICE Guide to Right Now, VICE's new daily podcast, we delve into the biggest news of the day and give you a rundown of the stories we're reading, working on, and fascinated with.
Today we run through the major headlines before hearing from Motherboard's Daniel Oberhaus, who wrote about a simple device used to hack through public wifi, and how to protect yourself from it. He spoke with the creator of Wi-Fi Pineapple, a relatively affordable device that can execute hundreds of sophisticated hacks.