Creating A Rogue Access Point

Everyone is advertising free WiFi nowadays as a way to lure customers in. What these customers might not known is if the hotspot they are connecting to is genuine. It could be a Rogue AP setup by a malicious party in order to sniff your traffic. They provide you with free internet access and you provide them with all your network traffic. Here is how they do it.

Checking If A Site Or Email Is Genuine

Malicious parties are constantly trying to trick people in order to make some personal or financial gain. They spent quite a bit of time creating fake websites and spoofing emails in order to trick you into giving them information. This could be your payment information, credentials or other personal details that they can either use or sell. With all this going on, how can you be sure that those emails and links are genuine?

Check How Exposed Are You On The Internet

If you're a large organization, hiring a Cyber security firm to audit your security posture is a no brainer. Everything is exploitable and thinking that you are 100% secure nowadays is naive. You can purchase the best of the best security stack but no matter what, there will always be a weak chain somewhere. This is why these services exist. So that they help identify the gaps and help re-mediate them before someone malicious exploits them.