How to configure the Public Wi-Fi Profile

Sending e-mails, typing sensitive credentials or shopping online while connected to unsafe wireless networks can expose your personal data to risk. The Public Wi-Fi Profile adjusts product settings to give you the possibility to make payments online and use sensitive information in a protected environment.

While running in the Public Wi-Fi profile, Bitdefender Total Security 2018 is set to automatically accomplish the following program settings:

• Advanced Threat Defense is turned on

• The Bitdefender Firewall is turned on and the following settings are applied to your wireless adapter:

• Stealth mode-ON

• Network type-Public

• The following settings from Web Protection are turned on:

• ScanSSL

• Protection against fraud

• Protection against phishing

To configure Bitdefender to apply product settings while connected to an unsafe wireless network:

1. Click the icon on the left side bar of the Bitdefender interface.

2. Select the PROFILES tab.

3. Click the CONFIGURE button from the Public Wi-Fi Profile area.

4. Let the Adjusts product settings to boost protection when connected to an unsafe public Wi-Fi network checkbox enabled.

5. Click Save to close the windows.

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