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 What are the legal ins and outs of using a neighbours unsecured wireless connection...?

Answer It's illegal. A bloke got done for it last year when a policeman watched him go along and sit on someone's garden wall with his laptop every evening for a week!
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I am connected to an unsecured wireless network. How can i surf the internet for free using this connection?

Use Windows Zero Config wireless connection manager in XP and choose/connect to the unsecured network.... and surf! Totally illegal too. Don't get caught.
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I can use my neighbours wireless broadband on my laptop-can they tell i amm using their connection?

the 1st answer needs to be sorted out a bit;if your neighbours are careless enough to leave their WL router / broadband moden accessible to everyone, they are unlikely to check the log; even so, if... Read More »
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Ive just picked up a neighbours wireless connection?

Hi your steeling their bandwidth, go and tell them, offer to pay a nominal sum towards the cost,
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When I switch on my laptop's wireless scan, it connect's to an unsecured free connection. Is this OK to use?

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