Public WiFi networks are gaining more ground every day, something understandable when you notice that many businesses use them to stand out from the competition. Apart from the fact that it is now considered good customer service to have such a network, it does not matter where you are. Now that the holiday season is coming, it is tempting to want to connect to a public Wi-Fi network to share those moments or simply shorten the wait at airports or terminals. But many users do not pay attention to the risks or possible attacks these can bring. Read more details in the following lines.

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Attacks and risks of a public WiFi network

When accessing a public WiFi network, it’s mandatory to take precautions, which are always ignored; this is why many users fall for even the most common attacks. To be aware when using one of these networks, learn about the most common risks:

Tips for safely accessing a public WiFi network

It never hurts to emphasize the usual advice when accessing any network, but we reinforce those with the following ones.

With these recommendations and knowing the risks that being connected to this kind of network brings, you will be able to use them safely. Using them is not bad; you just have to know how to do it.

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