Sunday, 7 June 2015

How to stay safe on free public WiFi

It's time to start forming some good patching habits. Keep your browser and internet-connected devices up to date with the latest versions, but make sure to do this on a trusted home or work network -- not on public Wi-Fi.
There have been instances of travelers being caught off guard when connecting to public or hotel Wi-Fi networks when their device prompts them to update a software package. If accepted by the user, malware was installed on the machine. "
Read the full story here: http://www.cnet.com/au/how-to/tips-to-stay-safe-on-public-wi-fi/