Daily Archives: August 1, 2013

Risks of Personal Internet Usage in a Public or Shared Network

Public or Shared NetworkIt seems as a great thought to be able to use Internet on the go that too free of cost, with the help of Wi-Fi hot-spots in hotels, airports, coffee shop, or public library. What could be better than killing your time by checking emails, browsing the web or having a status update on a social media site without spending a penny. But, do you think you are safe this way? You might be using your own laptop or smartphone, yet you could be at a great risk while surfing in a public network. Therefore, it is better to be aware of the pitfalls of such a usage of Internet before you decide to go for one the next time. Continue reading