In this podcast by Leo LaPorte and Steve Gibson, they talk about the dangers of public WiFi from an article over a year old. Here’s the link for the article they talk about.
The bad guys can pretend to be either your home network or the local WiFi and you probably won’t even notice.
The solutions are:
- Don’t use public WiFi.
- Use your phone only on the cellular network.
- Use your phone as a WiFi hotspot.
- Leo suggests using HotSpot VPN an its Tiny HardwareFirewall