Connecticut State Colleges & Universities
IT Support Center

Information Security Education and Awareness

Wireless Security

Use the following tips to stay protected while using public wireless networks.

  • Limit what you do online and adjust your devices security settings when using public wireless networks
  • Keep your wireless device up-to-date with security software.
  • Turn off sharing on your mobile device when you are on a public wireless network.
  • Avoid using making financial transactions from a public wireless networks.
  • Disable your wireless connections if you are not actively using the internet on a public wireless network.