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Many people put a lot of effort into finding free wi-fi,and I wondering if public wi-fi networks have their own share of problems? Is there anything wrong about using public wifi? Is it secure? If there are problems what are they?

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by Regular (1.9k points)
"Man in the Middle" attacks, among other threats. This article: http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/tech/dangers-unsecured-wifi-hotspots?page=all
gives a quick and dirty description of it.
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by Guru (88.1k points)
There is nothing wrong using them if you ar a student who wants to research for assignments etc.

Bt its totally a different game if you ar any employee or manager of a company who wants to access company network through that.
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