Can you imagine what it would be like to not be able to connect to a Wi-Fi network at a train station, in the airport or at a restaurant? We got accustomed to using hotspots and wireless networks the same way we look at the clock to check what time it is.
Thanks to an Australian team of engineers led by John O’Sullivan, wireless networks clearly make our lives easier.
On World Wi-Fi Day, acknowledge this great invention! But remember to use wireless networks wisely. You can easily connect to a Wi-Fi without taking any additional painstaking. But the smart Wi-Fi practice is when you first make sure your device is secured.
Why would you need a secure Wi-Fi access? Because so far, as helpful as they may be, wireless networks have proven to be the most vulnerable when it comes to data hacking.
Check out 5 true stories that reveal how easy it is to steal digital data while connected to Wi-Fi.