HACT Human Awareness on Cyber Threats


Topics - WI-FI



transmitting in the clear

When you are using wireless networks all the data you are transmitting can be intercepted by anyone around. You have to be aware of this particularity when using WI-FI and sensitive data together. It is important to use only encrypted wireless networks or a VPN. Be vigilant when browsing untrusted sites and make sure they are protected using HTTPS.

In our presentation we:

- Explain WI-FI and encryption.

- Give an understanding of the risks.

- Show Examples.

- Explain VPN.

Additional information :

Free VPN to use in hotspots

Article about using HTTPS addon for firefox