Use a VPN When On Guest WLANs
Travelling is a fact of life for many IT professionals. And though open guest networks in hotels and airports are appreciated, they can be risky to use. One easy answer? Your corporate VPN. All mainstream operating systems and most mobile devices support a range of VPN protocols. VPN encryption will prevent other users from snooping on your communications.
Lee is a Network Engineer and Wireless Technical Lead for a large private university. He also teaches classes on networking, wireless network administrtaion, and wireless security. Lee's technical background includes 10 years in the US Air Force as an Electronc Warfare ... View Full Bio