Protect your computer on Wi-Fi networks

Posted on November 14th, 2010 | by Administrator |

Using non encrypted public Wi-Fi networks poses security threats to the information in your accounts, such as Facebook or Twitter. With a new plugin for Firefox literally everyone can snoop around in these networks and easily detect and take over others accounts.

The good news is that it is just as easy to download plugins that protect you from such threats. Encrypting your connection is the most effective way to stop the intruders. Use Firefox as your browser and install the Https Everywhere plugin, which can be downloaded from here.

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