10 Security Tips To Stay Safe On Public Wi-Fi


10 Security Tips To Stay Safe On Public Wi-Fi

  1. stay safe on public wi-fi To use public Wi-Fi is something that is very comfortable for us. All is fine but before using some technology you must also be aware of the loopholes too. Sometimes using public Wi-Fi can end up as your costly mistake. Here we Power Humans are making you aware of 10 security tips to stay safe on public Wi-Fi.   

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  1.  When you use public Wi-Fi the most common threat that can happen to us is the “Man in the middle attacks”. When we connect to internet data from point A goes to point B. during this transition of the data all your private details including your bank account may be read by the middle men or the hacker. Then, no more your thoughts are personal and private.

  2.  Turn off the Wi-Fi if you use don’t use them. It can rapidly kill your battery charge. For protection against the fraudulent networks, you can add an extension called DoNotTrackMe. This would help you safeguard your security details.

  1.    There are many malicious networks with the same name as the famous public places. When you become a victim of it your details are not secure and there are chances of cyber criminals even to hijack your accounts.  

  1.  The best way to have safe browsing experience is to use a Virtual Private Network (VPN) like Norton Wi-Fi privacy. This can be used any device if yours like PC, Mac, smart phones or tablet.wifi public hacks

  2.  It’s better to use public Wi-Fi to the network that doesn’t need a password protection.

  1.  Remember to select the “Public Network “option in windows while using public Wi- Fi.  This can prevent data sharing from the computer while connecting to a local network.

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  1.  A simple way to secure your privacy is to use URL that starts with http://. This will be helpful for you as Google acknowledges the only safe connection to transfer data.

  1.   If you want to store some of your passwords use a password manager that will encrypt the information on it.

  1.   If you can access to a network that doesn’t have any additional action then, it’s time for you to think about it. Choose a hotspot that requires you to enter a code sent as text messages to your phone.

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