With mean hackers and snoopers out there, there are many risks associated with using a free WiFi network since no information sent to and from your computer is encrypted. In essence, it means that anyone else connected to the hotspot of your coffee shop, hotel or airport can easily intercept all your personal data sent through that network. Ouch!
Make sure to stay protected when you're on public WiFi. Read the attached article for some free and simple quick fixes!