Using laptops in public: what you need to know
Public use of Personal Laptops:
Establishing personal firewalls on you PC will help protect you when using your laptop in public networks. In addition you should routinely update your security software and applications.
Avoid using public networks to access your financial accounts. Rogue networks are looking to deceive you. Always verify the network address is legitimate with at the staff at the facility. Make sure to logout each time you finish and close the browser as well.