Good info to keep in mind when traveling –
Last time I rented a car, its onboard infotainment system offered to pair with my iPhone, and I instinctively pushed the “yes” button. Wrong answer.
Such convenient connections can be a trap for travelers, experts warn. The Federal Trade Commission recently sounded the alarm on smartphones interfacing with the onboard computers of rental cars, saying it could expose your personal information to future renters, employees or even hackers. There are other sources of danger for your data, including those charging stations at the airport and, of course, those “free” Internet hot spots in your hotel lobby.
Click here to see the entire story – http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/advice/2016/12/18/hacking-plugs-ports/95511936/