L.A. Times: Public Wifi Risks Include Digital Eavesdroppers, Malicious Hackers


Like leaving your diary on a park bench, connecting to the Internet using public wifi allows anyone with the right software to see what you are doing, according to the Los Angeles Times. In fact, as we’ve reported for more than a year, the best defense is to use a personal VPN like our PRIVATE WiFi™ software. In fact, the L.A. Times article mentions that using a personal VPN means “your online experience will be that much safer” and using a VPN will encrypt your browsing and work as a shield to protect and encrypt your activity.

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Elaine Rigoli

Elaine Rigoli is PRIVATE WiFi's manager of digital content strategy.