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Public Wi-Fi is mostly safe from Heartbleed

and people used to wonder why I'd be at Starbucks for hours with my laptop.

 

Public Wi-Fi is mostly safe from Heartbleed

http://money.cnn.com/2014/04/30/technology/security/heartbleed-wifi/index.html

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Re: Public Wi-Fi is mostly safe from Heartbleed

Yea but in any hot spots such as this I always use a VPN service!

 

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Re: Public Wi-Fi is mostly safe from Heartbleed


TripleHelix wrote:

Yea but in any hot spots such as this I always use a VPN service!

 

Daniel Smiley Wink


Agreed, especially if you are logging in to anything you care about, like online banking.