USING PUBLIC WIFI SAFELY
Public WiFi is free internet connection that is available at certain public places such as hotels and fast food restaurants. Most public places now have free WiFi, and everyone loves being able to have internet connection wherever they are.
Even though public WiFi is a great convenience to everyone, there are many consequences that can come with it if you are not careful. Using public internet is the perfect way for hackers to steal all of your information. Here are a few tips to keep you safe while on a public WiFi server:
- When logging into accounts, or entering personal information, make sure the website you are on is completely secure.
- Use a virtual private network to help encrypt the information being used between the internet and your device.
- Do not stay logged into accounts. Log off of your account as soon as you are done.
- Use different passwords for each of your accounts to make it harder for hackers to access your information.
While public WiFi can be a risk to use, following these tips can help keep you safe and secure while using public WiFi