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Quiz: Are You Savvy About Wi-Fi Security?

Know the risks when using public wireless networks

Close-up of Businessman Connecting To WiFi With Mobile Phone

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En español | Through the years, the dangers of free coffee shop Wi-Fi have been well publicized, but so have the increasing costs of smartphone data plans. Sometimes you may need to get online with your laptop, phone or tablet when you’re out of the house. To ace the test below, check out this story.

Editor's note: This article was originally published on July 25, 2015. It has been updated with new quiz questions.

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