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Verizon's new 'Safe Wi-Fi' is a VPN that blocks ad tracking for $3.99 a month

Kirsten Korosec
Verizon's new 'Safe Wi-Fi' is a VPN that blocks ad tracking for $3.99 a month

Verizon has rolled out a new product called Safe Wi-Fi, a VPN that provides a security stop gap for its mobile customers logging onto a public network. A VPN is a virtual private network. A VPN provides a secure connection between you and the server, and hides the IP address from prying eyes.