The risks of using public Wi-Fi and how to protect yourself.
While Wi-Fi hotspots in coffee shops, libraries, airports, hotels, universities, and other public places are convenient, they’re often not secure. If you connect to a Wi-Fi network and send personal information through websites or mobile apps, it could be accessed by someone else. Check out these tips from the Federal Trade Commission, but also try to avoid public Wi-Fi all together when possible. At Datasmith we can assess your needs and quickly secure your home wireless network too.