9 Tips to Stay Safe on Public Wi-Fi Your bank calls you to verify your recent $750 bill at an out-of-state Taco Bell, but you haven’t left town in weeks. You quickly contest the charge and request a new credit card, but when you check your wallet the compromised card is still there. You try to think of shady ATMs or recent cashiers, but nothing comes to mind. Nothing, except the online purchase you made while browsing the Internet at your local coffee shop. The number of free public Wi-Fi hotspots is growing, but not every hotspot can provide the protection of a private home network.
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