wardriving

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wardriving

(security)
(From wardialer in the "carrier scanner" sense of that word) To drive around with a laptop with a wireless card, and an antenna, looking for accessible wireless networks.
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While war drivers who look for open networks and provide the information to others through online maps may be the group most affected by the outcome of the Smith case, average users would be wise to take into consideration preventive measures that will head off any possible legal problems.