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Finding the Physical Location

There are 2 popular services for finding the physical location of a device based on their MAC address: Google Locations and Skyhook. For our case study we used the Google API and provide code and brief examples on how to access that information in your own programs.

Default Settings Expose Routers

For our research, we looked at a recent vulnerability in DD-WRT discovered by Chris Heffner as an example of how to elevate an information leak into determining the home address of the wireless device. Full information on the exploit as well as instructions on preventing the bug is provided.