What Are The Risks of Connecting to Public WiFi?

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Public WiFi can be a convenience for numerous reasons. From connecting your cell phone to your laptop while traveling, public WiFi provides the flexibility to work remotely or browse the web without using your data, and also allows for faster internet connection while on the go. But the convenience of public WiFi comes with its own risks. Continue reading to help you determine if the risks outweigh the convenience. 

Vishing and Smishing | Is Your Company At Risk Of These Social Engineering Techniques?

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Voice phishing aka Vishing: is a social engineering technique that cyber criminals use in which they call the victim and trick them into disclosing their private information. They may also convince the victim to give the hacker remote access to their device.

SMS phishing aka Smishing: is similar to vishing but instead of phone calls, the cyber attacker uses SMS or text messaging to get access to the victim's personal data on their smartphone or text-capable device.