This page contains information about accessing the Internet from a variety of locations and situations: borrowing a computer, accessing the Internet from coffeehouses, and access from other cities or other countries.
The following networking scenarios present real-life situations that may be similar to your computer experiences. The scenarios explain how to gain network access in different situations and what particular security steps may also be valuable.
- Working from home
- Wireless access on campus
(for example, in libraries, class buildings, or other public access areas)
- Wireless access around the community
(for example, in a coffeehouse, bookstore, or public library)
- Resources for mobile device users
- Using your laptop in a hotel with wireless or Ethernet