Posts Tagged "security"

What is a VPN and Why use it.

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There was a great post on Gizmodo regarding the use of VPN. ¬†They also talk about how a VPN works. http://gizmodo.com/5990192/vpns-what-they-do-how-they-work-and-why-youre-dumb-for-not-using-one Andrew Tarantola¬†does a good job in the quick read article to sum up the reasons you should be using…

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Secure your PC–How to check if your firewall is on

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Often we get emails from our users asking how to check if their firewall is on.  This typically comes after they read an article on how public wifi is not safe.   From our other posts you can also read this…

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WiFi Security – Trust your HotSpot

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The Guardian has an article just re-enforcing the need to trust your Broadband provider or hotspot provider. There have been tools that the article discusses in existence for a long time. Article: www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2011/apr/25/wifi-security-flaw-smartphones-risk Some of these tools trick your device…

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HTTPS Everywhere

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At Wifi-vpn we take security seriously. If you are a avid traveler, coffee shop entrepreneur, or just a public wifi user. You need to take precautions to secure you PC and browsing. Wifi-vpn offers a low cost secure personal VPN…

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