When you’re working away from the office it’s important to ensure that someone isn’t eavesdropping on your online activities.
If you were working in a cafe you wouldn’t let the person at the next table watch over your shoulder, but that’s exactly what you could be doing if you’re using public Wi-Fi without the protection of a Virtual Private Network.
Who’s to say that the wireless network is secure and someone isn’t secretly monitoring your internet traffic? Who’s to say that the network is even operated by the cafe, and not someone sitting in the corner generating a spoof Wi-Fi hotspot? It doesn’t matter whether you’re using the Wi-Fi in a cafe, library, hotel... Read More