Re: Wireless Router Question

From: Colonel Flagg (
Date: 10/09/03

Date: Wed, 8 Oct 2003 20:13:32 -0400

In article <>, says...
> In article <>, user@domain.invalid
> says...
> > Leythos wrote:
> > > I was in a Staples Office supply store where a kid (that
> > > claimed he was a MCSE and CCNE) was telling a nice lady that all she had
> > > to do was connect the router and WAP and it would work fine - she didn't
> > > need to worry about hackers or other people getting into her network
> > > because she lived in a residential neighborhood where that doesn't
> > > happen!
> > >
> > I wonder if the kid knew where she lived. Was he a Staples employee or
> > another shopper? Possibly a wardriver in the making?
> He was a Staples employee - got real snotty when I told him (and her)
> that her computer would be fully exposed and that he needed to study his
> networking materials since he hadn't learned anything - which was
> evident since he was still working at Staples :-)

and you guys pick on me for being blunt.

that's exactly what I woulda told him.


Colonel Flagg
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