Hotspot Shield creates a virtual private network (VPN) between your laptop and the wireless router. This impenetrable tunnel prevents snoopers and hackers from viewing your email, instant messages, credit card information or anything else you send over a wireless network. Which means you remain anonymous and protect your privacy.
Hotspot Shield security software is free to download, employs the latest VPN technology, and is easy to install and use.
Ensures your computer remains anonymous and private when logged on to free wi-fi hotspots.
Auto encrypts and protects inbound / outbound Internet traffic (email, instant messaging, VoIP calls, web surfing, etc.) as it’s transmitted thru the air, using wi-fi.
Thwarts wireless hackers keeping your personal data locked down while using an unsecured hotspot.
Provides professional security and protection without expensive or complex requirements.
Limitations: This program is advertising supported and may offer to install third party programs that are not required for the program to run. These may include a toolbar, changing your homepage, default search engine or other third party programs. Please watch the installation carefully. Do a custom install and uncheck all boxes.
Watch HULU, directv.com and so on with Hotspot Shield