October 24, 2023
Public Wi-Fi offers accessibility for individuals to stay connected.
While this service is convenient, you could be putting your financial and personal information at risk. Cybersecurity is crucial when checking emails, responding to texts, and/ or navigating the internet while using public Wi-Fi.
How can you protect yourself?
- Always keep your system and antivirus software up to date.
- Never access your personal or financial information when using public Wi-Fi.
- Always utilize a virtual private network (VPN) setting.
- Never leave your computer, phone, or items unattended while in a public setting.
Always assume that public Wi-Fi is not secure.