How Free Public Wi-Fi May Cost You Dearly

by Carolyn Nicander Mohr
When you’re out and about connecting to public Wi-Fi may seem like a great idea — easy and free Internet, what could be wrong with that? But by connecting to Wi-Fi you may be falling into a trap set by hackers who can steal your passwords, email, personal information and more. Last year a security firm called F-Secure conducted an experiment by setting up free public hotspot ...Read the full article

The Great Wi-Fi Experiment

We all love using free public WiFi. But did you know that these pirate hotspots are insecure and may carry deliberately ridiculous terms? We set up an open hotspot on the streets of London. Watch what happened as people connected and unwittingly leaked their data and why some users were even willing to render up their eldest child for the duration of eternity. Plus: we show you how to avoid leaking your own info Find out more:

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