Keep Your Laptop and Phone Safe

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Using public wireless networks

Public WiFi ‘hotspots’ in places like cafés, airports, hotels and libraries are convenient but unlike your home computer you don’t know what security these networks have or who else may be connected.

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Cyber criminals target travelers

A recent warning from the FBI about hackers targeting guests’ data when they log into hotel Wi-Fi overseas was a salient reminder to travelers of the risks to data security on the road.

The alert, from the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center, was addressed to U.S. executives, government workers and academics but did not specify a particular country of threat. It warned of a spate of incidents of travelers encountering bogus software update pop-ups when they used hotel internet connections overseas. When they clicked on the “update,” malicious software was installed on their computer.

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WIFI Security

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Dangers of Free WiFi

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