I am confused about the pricing and access model too. I am suspecting that 
the reporter didn't understand it well so she wrote whatever made sense to 


>From: Andy Warner <andyw at pobox.com>
>Reply-To: tcwug-list at tcwug.org
>To: tcwug-list at tcwug.org
>Subject: Re: [TCWUG] Wireless at MSP airport
>Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2002 10:27:47 -0600
>Asim Beg wrote:
> > Just curious what you guys think of yesterday's article in Star Tribune.
> > http://www.startribune.com/stories/535/1130636.html
>The pricing is a little vague. Concourse/iPass are going
>to somehow extract money from corporate accounts, but
>if you've got a wireless laptop anyway - it's free.
>Am I the only one that can't make that add up ?
>If you go to the concourse/ipass web sites, you'll
>not find a whole bundle of info about pricing - they
>seem to be following the wayport et. al. model from
>what I can tell. Time for an email to concourse...
>I'll post what I find out (if anything.)
> > I was amused by one of the comments on slashdot:
> >
> > "Unless the thing supports IPSec, it would be 100% useless for business
> > travelers
> >
> > Last time I was at the IETF, in Pittsburgh, Marconi was running the show 
> > gave everyone 802.11 cards. I plugged mine into my notebook and fired up 
> > Ethernet sniffer, which collected approximately 700+ webmail
> > username/password pairs, over 100 POP logins, a good littering of telnet
> > logins, a bunch of tunneled CIFS logins, and other assorted good stuff.
> > Enough to crack into a user account at a large portion of the 
> > telco R&D firms. What I learned at IETF that year: the 
> > world was still too stupid to be allowed to own wireless ethernet.
>I can vouch for that. At Nanog22 during one of the breaks,
>someone put up a slide with 40 or so passwords on it that they had
>snarfed with dsniff.
>andyw at pobox.com
>Andy Warner		Voice: (612) 801-8549	Fax: (208) 575-5634
>Twin Cities Wireless Users Group Mailing List - Minneapolis/St. Paul, 
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