Modem hijacking

08:34 Apr 11, 2005
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Computers: Software
English term or phrase: Modem hijacking
Hola de nuevo:

Hace unos días hice esta misma pregunta pero no facilité el contexto. La traducción es para España.

Contexto: Would you like to shield your modem from being hijacked? Would you like to better protect yourself from being charged for internet calls you never wanted to make? If yes, then you need to know more about modem hijacking, one of the recent threats to online security when you are connected to Internet.

Muchas gracias,
Ariadna
Ariadna Castillo González
Hong Kong
Local time: 17:51


Summary of answers provided
5 +4secuestro de módem, módem secuestrado
Alvaro Morales
4robo de sesión
Feigola


  

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15 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
modem hijacking
secuestro de módem, módem secuestrado


Explanation:
Se trata de un 'timo' basado en utilizar el módem de una persona para acceder de forma gratuita a internet. Ultimamente está más de moda debido a los módems WiFi

Alvaro Morales
Spain
Local time: 11:51
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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agree  Deschant
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agree  Ezequiel Fernandez
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agree  Leopoldo Gurman
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agree  Carmen Schultz
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25 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
modem hijacking
robo de sesión


Explanation:
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    Reference: http://informatica.uv.es/iiguia/2000/R/seguridad.doc#_Toc425...
Feigola
Spain
Local time: 11:51
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
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