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Using public WiFi? Here’s how to do it safely

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You’re in an airport and realize you forgot to download your favorite show to watch while waiting for your next flight. Or you’re in your favorite coffee shop and need to catch up on work. In both cases, you need WiFi. 

While connecting to WiFi on your home network is usually a secure process, public WiFi connections can be like the Wild West. When using public WiFi, you’re vulnerable both to the wireless access point (WAP) that your location is running, as well as to the people in your vicinity who can connect to your device wirelessly.  Read more...

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