Bank details viewed on unsecured network

  Little Em 04:34 07 Feb 2009
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We have inadvertantly checked our bank details on an unsecured network, what are the chances anyone has picked up on this and what could happen please ?

  Diodorus Siculus 04:41 07 Feb 2009

Almost certainly nothing averse will have happened; if you have any concerns change your banking log-on passwords and rest easy.

  birdface 08:04 07 Feb 2009

How did you manage to do that.All banks have secure networks.
If worried maybe inform your bank in case of any illegal transactions do occur.
Like Diodorus Siculus says change your passwords and keep your fingers crossed.As some banks may not cover you for using an un-secure network or if you do not have proper security on your computer.
So far I have not heard of any banks doing this,but a few have threatened to do it.

  Miké 08:20 07 Feb 2009

Do you mean an unsecured wifi network? don't worry the actual communication to and from the bank will have been encrypted.

  Andsome 08:35 07 Feb 2009

Download Key Scrambler.

click here

It only appears when you start to type on a web page. If you type a letter and look at where it lives on your screen, you will see that what it types appears to be garbage. The site that you are on is the only site that receives the true words as typed.

  Diodorus Siculus 09:42 07 Feb 2009

That's what I took it to mean - I don't know of a bank allowing an unsecure connection.

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