NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Jul 23, 2014) – PRIVATE WiFi today unveiled a new free app — WiFi Dashboard — for Windows 8 personal computers and Surface tablets, which will alert users when they are using unsecure or unencrypted WiFi. Many hotspots — whether people access them in a hotel, coffee shop, park, or… Read More
Top Concerns for U.S. Adults Using Free Public WiFi Include Identity Theft, Compromised Accounts, and Fraudulent Tax Filings NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Apr 3, 2014) – PRIVATE WiFi today revealed the results of a study that demonstrates that a considerable portion of U.S. adults who’ve ever used free public WiFi say they have accessed sensitive… Read More
The Company Rolls Out Its One-of-A-Kind Suite of Personal VPN Solutions and Pay-As-You-Go Customized Pricing Options for Where Ever, Whenever Data Protection Against Hackers and Identity Thieves
A Study by PRIVATE WiFi and The Identity Theft Resource Center Reveals that an Encryption Service is the Best Way to Protect Your Sensitive Data
PRIVATE WiFi (www.privatewifi.com), a Private Communications Corporation company, today named Alok Kapur to the position of Chief Marketing & Customer Officer. Reporting directly to CEO and founder Kent Lawson, Kapur will oversee all marketing initiatives, sales efforts, partnerships and communication efforts on behalf of the personal wifi security company.
The PRIVATE WiFi affiliate program has launched on the Commission Junction affiliate network by which website publishers can refer subscribers and earn a continuous revenue stream.
Private Communications Corporation, makers of PRIVATE WiFi, a new and innovative product in the security software market, today announced its new personal VPN application for smartphones and tablets. The company will introduce the new VPN app for Android and Apple® iOS devices, including the new iPad® mini and iPhone® 5. A personal VPN app for Windows 8 phones and tablets will soon follow.
A new study of 377 Americans highlights the growing concern of using public Wi-Fi Hotspots. The survey, conducted by the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) in conjunction with PRIVATE WiFi, revealed that 79% of respondents believe that using a free Wi-Fi connection can lead to identity theft. 45% of respondents said they were concerned about their security when using a public hotspot and 15% indicated that they were “very concerned.” 44% of respondents weren’t aware that there is a way to protect their sensitive information while using a public hotspot.
Private Communications Corporation, makers of PRIVATE WiFi, a new and innovative product in the security software market, today announced it has developed the most advanced Facebook page to date. The new Facebook page will provide consumers with a simple and sure avenue of staying informed about the dangers of using public WiFi services, all from entirely within the social network they know and love. With integrated WordPress functionality and advanced tab features, it is conveniently designed to give consumers a sense of community and engagement by allowing users to interact on topics on privacy and identity theft.
PRIVATE WiFi’s site seals add a badge of trust and security to websites that display it. Websites can choose from two seals: that the website promotes secure wifi, that the website encourages the use of a personal virtual private network (VPN). A personal VPN secures and privatizes data across a network, usually the Internet, by building an “encrypted tunnel.” Data passes through this tunnel which protects it from anyone who tries to intercept it.