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Connecting to wireless router

I work for a business that uses a wireless network, and they track all the activity on the computers used for the business.... I have a laptop that I take to work and would like to pass the down time by surfing the web. They are using a linksys54g wireless router and it is locked up in the big bosses office...... Is there anyway to get the username and password so I can use the available connection...... thank you

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  • sound efx Dec 19, 2008

    they dont track network activity, they track the activity at the computer (they check downloads on each computer) The only reason the have the wireless is because the bossman uses his laptop when he comes into town..... Its not a safisticated company that had a company come in a set it up.....Like I mentioned, I have a cricket broadband card, im just at the limit of the service, so I drop the link all the time....

  • sound efx Dec 19, 2008

    Thank you all for your help.....

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No way of access the wireless router that has been set up to prevent unauthorized access.
You have to get permission from your big bosses and the wireless router has to be configured to give you access and your laptop wireless adapter configured to connect to that wireles router.

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I wouldent to that , not that way! since they track all activity that passes the router they track your laptop aswell.
If i where you i would have bought me a 3G broadband dongel for my laptop. No one sees you, no one tracks you, and you can use it wherever you are and you are anonymus

Using a company router for private surfing is always risky, IF you by mistake surf to an infekted site, your company will all over you.


Good luck to you

Posted on Dec 19, 2008

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    Nicolas Dec 19, 2008

    I agree with Geekman, you need to have permission, otherway you will be locked out.



    Sorry M8!



    Good luck to you any way:)



    BTW; did you checked for other wirreless networks? there may be some not locked!



    From where i work i can find 2 unlocked networks, maybe you have the same luck?

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