LifestyleTechnologyIf you are going to connect to an unknown Wi-Fi network, do it safely
WiFi networks are just one of the solutions and offer the opportunity to connect, without having to make any type of payment, however knowing a little more can be the key to avoid falling into greater danger.
According to Kenneth Irvin Monge, Master in Cybersecurity and professor at Cenfotec University, beyond how sinister it may sound, it is totally feasible that someone interested in obtaining information illegitimately tries to connect to a network to spy on communications.
“Through Wi-Fi-unknown networks, users expose their devices, a golden opportunity for hackers who can access personal information and also the sites you visit through this connection. It should be kept in mind that when connecting to any network we can be visible within the same network and at the same time the network connects to us through the device used”; Monge added.
Among the computer threats that can be found through a WiFi connection we can mention:
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