Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

Editor's note: In this four-part series, Inman News looks at real estate security in the Internet era. It's no longer just a matter of keeping clients' home keys in a safe place. The Web has opened up vulnerabilities to data scraping, and new responsibilities for consumer privacy, MLS passwords and lockbox pass codes. (See Part 1: Real estate industry steps up MLS security; Part 3: Getting a grip on real estate data scraping and Part 4: Security gurus spread the word.) Every one of mortgage broker David Huete's client files is behind walls – whether they're the walls of locked steel file cabinets or electronic firewalls keeping computer files safe. "We have firewalls on our computers and we do not use wireless connections," says Huete, the owner and president of Huete Mortgage ...