Bad Guys Are Watching You (via insecure Wi-Fi)

Our study during World Cup indicates one in four networks are dangerous and you must take care to avoid substantial loss.

 

Recent developments in the smartphone world and the emergence of mobile apps for almost every use inevitably led to increased smartphone and tablet usage when dealing with sensitive data.

Be it your CV on LinkedIn, private pictures sent to your lover via WhatsApp, Viber or other similar app, one-time password for online banking – you send and receive such data on your mobile device.

Unfortunately, most people don’t realize how often and how easily that data, which you would never trust to most people around you, could be intercepted by a complete stranger seated ten meters away.

Learn more:

– https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/05/27/dangers-of-wifi-in-public-places/

 

Source: blog.kaspersky.com

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