Cafes may be unintentionally hosting a new bastion of Internet lawlessness. At least, that’s what one politician is saying. Seems hacking’s so easy, even a Senator’s aide can do it (and did, yesterday, at a press conference in a Manhattan coffee shop.)
Ah, the cafe. That charming European idea, a place for a stimulating brew, a nice pastry, a place for work, for leisure–and, increasingly, for the shared camaraderie of your fellow laptop-wielders.
The only problem: That girl sitting next to you–the one who politely let you go ahead of her as you ordered your venti latte? Yeah, well, she just stole your identity. [read]