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Are You A Safe Online Shopper?

5 October 2017 by Al McCloud

Should you use public Wi-Fi for online purchases?


Your use of public Wi-Fi can be intercepted by cybercriminals with a 'man in the middle attack' which intercepts the data you pass on to an eCommerce website.

Public Wi-Fi isn't really secure enough to share sensitive data, even if you needed to ask for a password first. Whilst no internet connection completely secure, public Wi-Fi spots are some of the most dangerous.

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