Is public WiFi dangerous?

Public wifi can be an enormously convenient thing — it helps people dodge data charges in coffee shops, airports and other places around the globe. But how safe is it? Tune in to learn more.

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Sources & Links:

http://www.internetlivestats.com/watch/internet-users/

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/bodies/hrcouncil/docs/17session/A.HRC.17.27_en.pdf

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2011/06/united-nations-declares-internet-access-a-basic-human-right/239911/

http://www.openwifispots.com/

http://www.esecurityplanet.com/views/article.php/3869221/Top-Ten-WiFi-Security-Threats.htm

http://www.networkworld.com/article/2904439/wi-fi/is-it-safe-to-use-public-wi-fi-networks.html

http://www.inc.com/joseph-steinberg/how-to-safely-use-public-wifi.html

http://www.travelpulse.com/news/travel-technology/are-virtual-private-networks-crucial-to-modern-travel.html

http://archive.wired.com/politics/security/news/2007/09/embassy_hacks?currentPage=all

http://motherboard.vice.com/read/badonion-honeypot-malicious-tor-exit-nodes

http://www.kaspersky.com/about/news/virus/2015/Darkhotel-Cyberespionage-Group-Boosts-Attacks-with-Exploit-Leaked-from-Hacking-Team

http://www.securityweek.com/darkhotel-apt-uses-hacking-team-exploit-target-specific-systems

http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/44932/cyber-crime/darkhotel-hackers-chinese-telecom.html

http://www.darkreading.com/threat-intelligence/chinese-threat-intel-start-up-finds-darkhotel-exploiting-chinese-telecom/d/d-id/1324496

https://www.wired.com/2014/11/darkhotel-malware

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/03/18/china-reveals-its-cyber-war-secrets.html

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/11672451/Chinese-hackers-seized-gold-mine-of-information-about-US-spies-and-army-personnel.html

http://gizmodo.com/china-finally-admits-it-has-an-army-of-hackers-for-cybe-1692188006

http://arstechnica.com/security/2015/02/how-omnipotent-hackers-tied-to-the-nsa-hid-for-14-years-and-were-found-at-last/

http://arstechnica.com/security/2015/03/new-smoking-gun-further-ties-nsa-to-omnipotent-equation-group-hackers/

https://securelist.com/files/2015/02/Equation_group_questions_and_answers.pdf

AOL Commercial (1995)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Skas1hFhxlY

Darkhotel Espionage Campaign – Kaspersky Lab Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQpGzivvtqg

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