Articles tagged: open wi-fi
Absolutely not. This is a critically important distinction to make, and it’s one I’m afraid many people misunderstand.
A VPN, or Virtual Private Network, is a fully encrypted, private internet connection via a VPN provider. I’ll look at what protection it offers.
Open WiFi hotspot downloads are available for the internet cafe owner to see. Whether or not they take the time to do it is another story!
Connectivity is becoming an added “perk” in some housing situations. Make sure you know the risks and alternatives when someone else provides your internet connection.
You can bank online safely, as long as you know what to look for and what steps to take.
Using a password protected WPA2 hotspot is a minor inconvenience for a very significant level of additional security. I’ll explain…