|Not as innocent as you think|
'The Tech Guy', a radio phone-in show, finds itself taking a call from a woman who wishes to complain that the free wifi she was stealing from someone else in the building where she lived had suddenly stopped.
She then gets irate that she can no longer access the old interweb, and decides to buy a booster rather than actually pay for broadband access.
"a person who (a) dishonestly obtains an electronic communication service, and (b) does so with intent to avoid payment of a charge applicable to the provision of that service, is guilty of an offence. The maximum penalty is six months in jail and/or a fine of up to £5,000."
- Make sure that you use the highest security settings you can use and never, ever tell anyone your username and password. You can also find out a little bit more on this at PC Mech
- Do not use anyone else's unsecured WIFI because it is an offence to do so.