Public WiFi Safety


Ever wonder how safe all that free WiFi is? According to Corey Nachreiner from WatchGuard Technologies, there are some dangers. Hackers may set up fake access points (WiFi) in common areas where people wait such as airports and hotels. They use familiar-sounding names for these WiFi networks, fooling people in to connecting to them. They then capture your account credentials, infect your computer, and more – all while you are browsing the web on their connection. Find out more, including some suggestions for safely using public WiFi at