8 steps to safer travels
8 steps to safer travels

My first question about Wi-Fi used to be whether it was free. That was before my Facebook and Gmail accounts were compromised. Now I surf with protection. “We leave breadcrumbs wherever we go," said Robert Siciliano, the identity theft expert for Hotspot Shield, a free (with ads) or paid Virtual Private Network, or VPN, app for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows devices that cloaks your actual IP address. "In the hands of the wrong person, data could be used to track us,” said  Siciliano, who has worked in personal security for more than 25 years.   Here are Siciliano’s tips for safer travel from the Web to the shared economy with providers such as...