You think your data is safe when you're sitting at that hotspot? Think again. There's a myriad of steps you should take to be secure, from using personal firewalls to VPNs even if your company doesn't offer them.
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At an average street price of $530, the SOHO 6 is probably, by a nose, the best single Wi-Fi security device and access point for the money on the market today. But, to get the most out of it, you'll also need to pay for a longer subscription to LiveSecurity Service and maybe a few more VPN licenses.
What more could you ask than a winning combination of firewall, virtual private networking and wireless access point all in one box? Considering the times, more than 802.11b connectivity and wired equivalent privacy would be nice.