Sometimes free public Wi Fi is absolutely free and sometimes its free but theres a person whos happily monitoring everything youre doing on that connection and stealing valuable things like your usernames and passwords.
Unfortunately, theres no great way to tell if its really free or free as long as you dont mind a hacker stealing your usernames and passwords, and then using them, to say, transfer money out of your bank account.
If you’re using Wi-Fi, you owe it to yourself to watch this video!
October 15, 2010
I’ve been using COMODO’s firewall, Spyware Doctor, Avast Anti-Virus and thought I was safe. I use my desktop usually (don’t leave the house much) but my wife uses the “free Wi-Fi at work in the mall. I guess you learn something new everyday! No more online banking for her at work! Thanks for the valuable info!