Public Wi-Fi is everywhere these days. But it’s not safe. In fact, it leaves you wide open to cyber criminals desperate to get their hands on your personal data. Luckily, we've put together a collection of articles to help you learn how to spot threats in advance and the best tips on what you can do to keep your devices safe across all Wi-Fi networks.

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The Ultimate Guide to Data Encryption | Protect Your Data

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Cybersecurity, Performance & Privacy | Top Tips & Guides

From preventing viruses, to keeping your personal info private online, to getting the most out of your devices, AVG is here to help with our advice roundup.

How to Set Up a VPN on Windows 10, 8 or 7

A VPN protects your privacy and secures your data while you're online. Learn how to set up a VPN on Windows quickly and easily with our expert guide.

5 Common Misconceptions Busted

We’re debunking the 5 most common misconceptions about the devices you use everyday. From Macs and viruses to how incognito mode really works.

Is Your Smart TV Watching You?

Your smart TV might be collecting data about your viewing habits. What can you do to protect yourself?

7 Tips for Safer Online Shopping & Payment

What are the risks of online shopping? Discover the many scams you should look out for and read our tips for safer online purchasing.

A Guide to Finding Your IP Address on Windows & Mac

Learn how to find your IP address on a Windows or Mac system. Whether you need to know your public or local IP address, we've got you covered.

An Introduction to 5G

What is 5G? In this 5G primer, learn where it came from, how it works, what it means for your devices, and how you can get the most out of it.

Why Your Wi-Fi Isn’t Working & How to Fix It | Desktop or Phone

In today's world, a broken Wi-Fi connection is more than just annoying. Find out what's wrong and how to fix it here, on Windows, Mac, Android or iPhone.

5 Cybersecurity To-Dos Before You Travel

Malware makes for a bad souvenir: make sure you’re safe when you travel by taking five easy steps before you head out the door.

The Large-Scale Cyberattack Survival Guide

Everything you need to know to survive the Big One. Here are 7 tips on how to stay protected and make sure you don't get roped into a cyberwar when large nation states start slinging digital arrows at each other.

Don’t Get Caught in a Catfishing Net of Lies

Watch out for these red flags on dating sites and social media so you can protect yourself and your bank account from romantic scams.

How To Boost Your Home Wi-Fi Signal

Don't put up with a weak Wi-Fi signal. Turn your router into a Wi-Fi powerhouse will reach even the furthest room in your home with these simple tips.

[UPDATED] Why Is The FBI Asking You To Restart Your Router? (hint: hackers)

It's the latest router malware, and it can potentially cause quite a mess. Find out about the VPNFilter malware, see if it affects your router, and learn how to get rid of it with one quick and easy trick.

How to Set Up & Use a VPN on Your Mobile Phone

This step-by-step guide helps you set up and connect to a VPN client on your iPhone or Android phone. Start using a mobile VPN today and keep your online activity private and anonymous.

Smart DNS Proxy Server vs VPN

What's the difference between a Smart DNS and a VPN? Find out when to use a Smart DNS and when to use a VPN to unblock websites, browse anonymously, or just stay safe online. Know what to look for when choosing a Smart DNS or VPN service.

What is a VPN? | Everything You Need to Know

The ultimate guide to Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), how they work and how they protect you. Learn why you shouldn't surf without one, and how to choose one.

Avoid These Mistakes When Using Free Wi-Fi

Checking your balance on that free airport Wi-Fi could end up costing you everything you have. Here’s how to avoid getting hacked while using public Wi-Fi.

Why Is My Internet So Slow and How Do I Fix It?

Downloads at a crawl? Websites taking forever? Messages not getting through? Let’s put a stop to all that!

6 Ways Your Email Account Can Be Hacked

Hopefully it will never happen to you. But if you are unfortunate enough to have your email hacked, it is probably for one of these reasons.

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