piggybacking - definition and synonyms

noun
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    the practice of using an available wireless internet connection without the subscriber knowing or giving permission

    The practice of "piggybacking," or picking up a Wi-Fi signal from another computer's router, is as easy as buying a $35 Wi-Fi card and pointing the laptop in the right direction.

    Submitted on 09/10/2009