Why say no to free public WiFi access

Nowadays there many place provide free WiFi access such as school, fast food store, library, hotel, guesthouse, transportation and more.

Big Free word mean good for profit to the receiver, but not all free is good to use. Unlike free WiFi access, due to technology grow everyday, the hacking tactic grow also.

Why say no to free public WiFi access?

Imagine you talk with your best friend about your secret information, but not one on one with him. You talk with your best friend by let someone else bright your information to him and get response back from him to you.

It sound like your information no more secret, right? Yes it it.

This is the way for MITM (Man-in-the-Middle) attack doing.

What is the MITM (Man-in-the-Middle)?

In computer security, a man-in-the-middle attack (MITM) is an attack where the attacker secretly relays and possibly alters the communication between two parties who believe they are directly communicating with each other.

 

 

This is just sample video of how they get our password access when we using free WiFi access.

 

Some Attacker or Hacker go to the public, they using free WiFi access or they sharing their own WiFi to attack the victim.

So for using internet that provide free Wifi, we need to make sure secure our information such as user access password, visa card access . By using security encryption tool. If can using our own internet access.

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