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8 Tips to Protect Your Laptop When Using Public Wi-Fi

8 Tips to Protect your Laptop When Using Public Wi-Fi

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“If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Free wi-fi is no exception to this adage. Security company Avast tested this theory by setting up a number of free fake Wi-Fi hotspots to see how many people would take the bait. They caught a lot of fish.” – Jen A Miller, CIO Magazine, 29 July, 2016. On one day Avast set up a number of free, but fake, wi-fi hot spots during a Republican National Convention in Cleveland, USA.  During the day, more than 1,200 people logged into the fake hot spots. Of those logging[...]