What is GeoLock?

GeoLock is a proof of concept (PoC). GeoLock uses Geosense for Windows, Microsoft Windows 7 Sensor and Location Interop Sample Library and Microsoft Bing Maps SDK to demonstrate how to retrieve geolocation data from surrounding Wi-Fi networks triangulation without Global Positioning System (GPS) hardware.

The GeoLock application is written in VB.NET (WPF). The COM Interop Windows7.SensorAndLocation.dll, Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll and Microsoft.Maps.MapControl.WPF.dll supplied with this application are x86 binaries.

Requirements

  • Pentium IV 2.4Ghz or equivalent.
  • Windows 7 or Windows 7 SP1 with 1 GB.
  • The free Geosense location sensor for Windows 7.
  • A Bing Maps Account.
  • The .NET Framework v4.0 is a mandatory component for GeoLock.
  • You must have administrator privileges on your computer.
  • An Internet connection available.
  • A Wi-Fi card for triangulation.

Screenshots

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Copyright & Disclaimer

  • Copyright © Pascal Hubert aka Néo (neojudgment). Brussels, Belgium 2012.

Last edited Jun 9, 2012 at 4:33 PM by neojudgment, version 13