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About Wi-Fi Sense - Privacy - Microsoft
Learn about Wi-Fi Sense for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile, and find out how it can connect you to some open Wi-Fi networks near you.

Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10: Yes, it shares your passkeys; no, you ...
Jul 29, 2015 - Windows 10 comes with a neat new feature called Wi-Fi Sense, which lets your PC automatically connect to Wi-Fi networks that your friends ...

How to disable Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense password sharing | PCWorld
Jul 27, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 takes the headache out of managing Wi-Fi networks, but some people have security and privacy concerns. Here's ...

Microsoft's killing Windows 10's controversial Wi-Fi Sense password ...
May 11, 2016 - Wi-Fi Sense is gone from the latest Windows 10 Insider build and will probably disappear from your Windows 10 machines this summer.

Microsoft Disables Wi-Fi Sense on Windows 10 — Krebs on Security
May 18, 2016 - Microsoft has disabled its controversial Wi-Fi Sense feature, a component embedded in Windows 10 devices that shares access to WiFi ...

Windows 10 Security: How to disable Wi-Fi Sense | BGR - BGR.com
Aug 3, 2015 - Microsoft added a new feature to Windows 10 called Wi-Fi Sense. It's a very smart feature that allows trusted users to connect to a Wi-Fi network ...

What is Wi-Fi Sense and Why Does It Want Your Facebook Account?
Jun 18, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense is a feature built into Windows 10. You may see a pop-up saying “Wi-Fi Sense needs permission to use your Facebook account.

How to stop Windows 10 from sharing your WiFi password ...
Jul 27, 2015 - WiFi Sense is enabled by default in Build 10240 of Windows 10; if you choose “Express Settings,” Microsoft enables the option and allows your ...

How to kill Wi-Fi password sharing in Windows 10 - CNET
Aug 10, 2015 - Windows 10 has a new feature called Wi-Fi Sense that makes sharing your Wi-Fi password slightly more convenient -- at the expense of ...

Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 and How to turn it OFF and WHY
Jul 8, 2015 - What is Wi-Fi sense in Windows 10? What are the potential problems associated with the feature? This post will answer these questions and ...

How to protect your wireless network from Wi-Fi Sense | ZDNet
Aug 3, 2015 - If the recent controversy over Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense feature has you concerned about wireless security, good. In this post, I explain why ...

Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense is not a security risk. Here's why | ZDNet
Jul 30, 2015 - Yesterday, tech sites went full Chicken Little over a Windows 10 feature that allows you to share your wireless connection without having to give ...

Why Windows 10 WiFi sense is freaking everyone out - Jul. 30, 2015
Jul 30, 2015 - Windows 10 WiFi sense is making some people uncomfortable about its security.

How to turn off Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense - Business Insider
Jul 29, 2015 - Windows 10 comes with a feature called "Wi-Fi Sense" designed to make it easier for your friends to get online at your home or office without ...

Microsoft removes its controversial Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense ...
May 13, 2016 - Microsoft has finally decided to remove one of its controversial features Wi-Fi Sense network sharing feature from Windows 10 that shares your ...

Microsoft Quietly Kills Controversial Wi-Fi Sense Feature | Threatpost ...
May 16, 2016 - From its introduction, Microsoft's Windows 10 feature Wi-Fi Sense has faced a massive amount of fear, uncertainty and doubt. Now those losing ...

Disable Wi-Fi Sense Password Sharing In Windows 10, Here's How ...
Jul 31, 2015 - Here's how to disable Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense password sharing feature on your PC and also on anyone's PC who connects to your network.

Why You Shouldn't Freak Out Over Windows 10's WiFi Sense ... - Forbes
Jul 31, 2015 - You may have read about security risks surrounding Window 10's WiFi Sense Password Sharing Feature, but the fear may well be overblown.

Windows 10 - Wifi Sense - YouTube
Clever IT Shows You How to Disable WiFi Sense. ... Windows 10 Privacy What is Wifi Sense and how you can ...

Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense for hotspot sharing: Is it safe? - SearchSecurity
Microsoft's Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense was designed to make hotspot sharing easy, but experts debate if the security risks are real and whether the new feature ...

How do I turn off Wi-Fi Sense (and what is it?) - Ask Leo!
Aug 14, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense, a new feature in Windows 10, is designed to make connecting to wireless networks easier. You'll probably want to turn off Wi-Fi ...

UH OH: Windows 10 will share your Wi-Fi key with your friends' friends ...
Jun 30, 2015 - Updated A Windows 10 feature, Wi-Fi Sense, smells like a security risk: it can share access to private Wi-Fi networks with the user's friends.

Windows 10 will stop sharing your Wi-Fi passwords soon | The Verge
May 11, 2016 - Microsoft is removing part of its controversial Wi-Fi Sense feature from Windows 10. "We have removed the Wi-Fi Sense feature that allows you ...

What is Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 and how to use it
Aug 12, 2016 - When the Windows 10 operating system was launched, everyone started talking about a feature called Wi-Fi Sense. Although it was, and still is, ...

Windows 10′s Wi-Fi Sense: What's Really Going On - Yahoo
Aug 4, 2015 - Ever since Windows 10 hit PCs around the world last week, there's been a brewing controversy over one of its marquee features: Wi-Fi Sense, ...

Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense feature shares your Wi-Fi network with your ...
Jul 1, 2015 - Microsoft has come up with a solution for that. Wi-Fi Sense is a feature of the soon-to-be-released Windows 10 operating system that not only ...

Does Windows 10's WiFi Sense Feature Represent a Security Risk?
Aug 25, 2015 - Yes, I am talking about Wi-Fi Sense – a little known (and controversial) feature of Windows 10 that lets you use the Wi-Fi networks of your ...

Windows 10 WiFi Sense feature faces security backlash | V3
Jul 30, 2015 - A Windows 10 WiFi feature that shares network passwords and access with email and social media contacts is facing a backlash after security ...

Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense Feature May Be A Security Risk: Here's How ...
Jul 28, 2015 - Heard about Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense feature and worry about how secure it is? Check out the details on how the feature works and how to ...

Balance security and convenience with Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense ...
Aug 4, 2015 - With Windows 10, the feature Wi-Fi Sense is on by default, so it's important that you know what it does and how it works.

Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense feature shares your Wi-Fi network—but ...
Jul 28, 2015 - When Windows 10 releases this Wednesday, it's going to launch with some nice conveniences. The Start Menu is back. Voice assistant ...

Making sense of Windows 10's Wi-Fi sharing - USA Today
Jul 31, 2015 - Feature allows users to share their Wi-Fi signal with contacts.

Windows 10 WiFi Sense does not share your passwords | Microsoft ...
Aug 3, 2015 - Windows 10 has a new feature called WiFi Sense, and it should be a big convenience. But so far, most people seem to think that it's sharing ...

Windows' WiFi Sense is a useful feature misunderstood by the media
Jul 2, 2015 - Earlier this week The Register published a story about WiFi Sense, saying the ... out-of-the-box on both Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 10.

Microsoft is removing a controversial feature from Windows 10
May 11, 2016 - An update to Windows 10 will remove the most controversial elements of Microsoft's Wi-Fi Sense feature.

Microsoft kills off Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense | bit-tech.net
May 12, 2016 - Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense feature, which automatically shared wireless network credentials with contacts, has been killed off in the latest ...

Microsoft Kills Controversial Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense - InformationWeek
May 11, 2016 - In its latest Windows 10 build, Microsoft disables its Wi-Fi Sense feature, which allows users to easily share their networks with friends -- and, ...

Windows 10: How to disable Wi-Fi Sense Password Sharing and ...
Jul 31, 2015 - Windows 10 brings a new Wi-Fi Sense Password Sharing feature, which essentially manages Wi-Fi connectivity across unsecured and open ...

Photo Gallery: Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense is a Valuable Feature that ...
Aug 4, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 allows you to be very specific about the network information your PC shares with others.

Microsoft Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense, an astoundingly bad idea
Aug 3, 2015 - Contrary to some of the more lurid commentaries out there, Microsoft's Wi-Fi Sense isn't utter doom, death, and destruction. But, is it a really bad ...

Microsoft Disabling Controversial Wi-Fi Sense Feature in Windows 10
May 11, 2016 - Microsoft Disabling Controversial Wi-Fi Sense Feature in Upcoming Windows 10 Anniversary Update Windows 10 users can breathe a sigh of ...

Latest Windows 10 feature Wi-Fi Sense could be a privacy problem
Jul 7, 2015 - Windows 10 is here and it has unleashed a wave of new features and tools for its users. One of which is Wi-Fi Sense, a multi-purpose feature ...

The truth about WiFi Sense in Windows 10 - Tweaks.com
Wi-Fi Sense is a new feature in Windows 10 designed to make it more convenient and secure to share your wireless network. Instead of sharing...

Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense Password Share Feature Is An 'Accident ...
Jul 31, 2015 - Windows 10 contains a new feature that is "an accident waiting to happen," according to experts. The Wi-Fi Sense Password Share feature will ...

Windows 10 “WiFi Sense” automatically leaks your wifi password to ...
Jun 21, 2015 - Windows 10WiFi Sense” automatically leaks your wifi password to ..... WiFi Sense can do a lot of things for you to get you connected to the ...

Disabling Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense for Business Devices | Windows ...
Aug 17, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense is a peer sharing function of Windows 10 that allows devices to store and share credentials for wireless networks. Essentially, Wi-Fi ...

c++ - How do I programmatically disable Wi-fi Sense in Windows 10 ...
Jul 24, 2015 - TL;DR: There are undocumented registry values that can disable some features of Wifi Sense. The values are located in key ...

Best Fix: WiFi frequently disconnects (Windows 10 WiFi Sense) - Dowser
Jun 20, 2016 - This page was created to fix the WiFi frequently disconnects issue on Windows 10. WiFi sense is the reason behind these frequent disconnects.

How to Disable Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 - Tom's Hardware
Aug 3, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense is a feature in Windows 10 that saves you from the hassle of manually connecting your device to an open Wi-Fi hotspot and to ...

Disable Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10? Why, If It's Safe? | PCsteps.com
Aug 7, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense has scared many people, but it is perfectly safe. However, if you want to disable Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10, here's how.

How to Stop Windows 10 From Sharing Your WiFi Password - fossBytes
Jun 21, 2015 - In this article, I'm going to talk about the WiFi Sense feature built into Windows 10 and how to stop it from sharing your WiFi. WiFi Sense was ...

How to manage Wi-Fi in Windows 10: Wi-Fi Sense and metered ...
Oct 31, 2015 - You can also choose whether to connect to private Wi-Fi networks shared by your friends here (if you don't want that convenience, turn off ...

Windows 10: Wi-Fi Sense makes no security sense at all | IT PRO
Jul 27, 2015 - Microsoft thinks you should, and so makes this a default setting of Windows 10. Welcome to the very weird and insecure world of Wi-Fi Sense.

Group Policy Template file for Windows 10 Wi-FI Sense – Anything ...
Oct 19, 2015 - Wi-FI Sense is a new feature in Windows 10 that automatically connects you to suggested open hotspots or networks shared by your skype or ...

Hands on: New build of Windows 10 Anniversary Update preview ...
May 13, 2016 - The latest build of Microsoft's Windows 10 Anniversary Update ... build of Windows 10 Anniversary Update preview tweaks Edge, Wi-Fi Sense.

Understanding Windows 10's troubling Wi-Fi feature | Dallas Morning ...
Aug 7, 2015 - I received more than a few emails this past week asking about a Windows 10 feature called Wi-Fi Sense. There have been reports online about ...

Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 Poses May Poses a Privacy Issue | Digital ...
Jul 28, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense, a feature in Windows 10 that lets you share Wi-Fi passwords with close contacts, may pose privacy and security problems.

Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense feature is really clever, but got a bad rap
Jul 2, 2015 - Microsoft is rebutting claims that an upcoming Windows 10 feature could leak your Wi-Fi password to strangers.

Myth Busting Windows 10 "Wi-Fi Sense", plus a Google Wireless ...
Jul 30, 2015 - Myths abound! Learn the truth about Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense. Plus, info about Google cars mapping all the wireless networks they can find.

UPDATE: Does Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense spell end of private wireless ...
Jul 30, 2015 - Between BYOD and Microsoft's Wi-Fi Sense, soon there won't be such a thing as a private Wi-Fi network anymore.

Why the Hell Is Windows 10 Sharing My Wifi Passwords?
Jul 24, 2015 - It's part of a system called Wi-Fi Sense, which has been lurking in ... But since Windows 10 helpfully keeps your saved passwords when you ...

Is Windows 10 WiFi Sense Nonsense? - Ask Bob Rankin
Jul 20, 2015 - The rumor is that Windows 10 will include a new feature called WiFi Sense which gives all of your contacts the keys to your WiFi networks.

Windows 10 update removes controversial Wi-Fi Sense feature
May 12, 2016 - Microsoft packed a lot of great features into Windows 10, but there were a few exceptions. For example, Wi-Fi Sense included the option to ...

How to Manage Windows 10 WiFi Sense Security Risks | Lavasoft
Jul 8, 2015 - Last week a Windows 10 feature, WiFi Sense, caused an uproar online after it was revealed that the application would potentially share the ...

Disable Wi-Fi Sense – Windows 10 | Desktop Guy's Blog
Jan 24, 2016 - Modify Unattend.xml to add Microsoft-Windows-WiFiNetworkManager Set WiFiSenseAllowed to 0 Option 3. For Windows 10 build 1511 or later ...

Microsoft Removes Wi-Fi Sense Feature From Windows 10 Which ...
May 11, 2016 - Microsoft says it has removed the controversial Wi-Fi Sense feature that shared a user's password with their friends and people in the contact ...

Windows 10 won't let you share WiFi passwords any more - Engadget
May 11, 2016 - Remember Microsoft's WiFi Sense? One of its cornerstones is the ability to share password-protected WiFi networks with contacts, saving them ...

Windows 10's 'Wi-Fi Sense' Lets All of Your Contacts Access Your ...
Jul 29, 2015 - The new Windows 10 feature Wi-Fi Sense gives all of your contacts, Facebook friends and more access to your password-protected home Wi-Fi ...

Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense on Surface Tablets • Love My Surface
Aug 5, 2015 - If you upgraded your Surface to Windows 10, you now have the functionality known as Wi-Fi Sense. Wi-Fi Sense is a feature that lets Windows ...

wireless networking - How to disable and remove Wifi Sense ...
Sep 29, 2015 - This other question (How can I prevent Windows 10 from sharing wifi details with my contacts?) is related, but I want to go a step farther and ...

Will Windows 10 Share My Wi-Fi Password? - Lieberman Technologies
Aug 11, 2015 - One feature that has caught the attention of many (and has caused some concern) is the Wi-Fi Sense feature in the new Windows 10 operating ...

Wi-Fi Sense Is a Wakeup Call for PSK Networks - SecureW2
Jun 23, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense is a feature that has been around for a bit in the Windows phone environment, but will make its PC debut in Windows 10.

How to Share (Or Not Share) Your Wi-Fi in Windows 10 | WIRED
Jul 29, 2015 - One nifty little Windows 10 feature is a Wi-Fi sharing tool called Wi-Fi sense. Well, nifty if you indeed want to share your Wi-Fi with your ...

GT Explains: What is Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 - Guiding Tech
Oct 1, 2015 - Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 is getting much undue attention and some confusing information. Here's what it is really about.

How to disable Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 | Dell US
Aug 22, 2016 - Dell support article tagged with: How to disable Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10. This is an article from the official Dell Support Knowledge Base ...

Security concerns around Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense
Jul 30, 2015 - A feature of Microsoft Windows 10, called Wi-Fi Sense, automatically shares a version of your Wi-Fi password with contacts in Outlook, Hotmail ...

Windows 10 Wifi Sharing | Rock, Paper, Shotgun
Jul 28, 2015 - WiFI Sense is intended to take the pain out of this: you go to your mate's house and your Windows 10 laptop/tablet immediately hops online ...

'Wi-Fi Sense' Vulnerability in Windows 10, the "Most Secure Windows ...
Jul 28, 2015 - Gizmodo reports that it has discovered a new Windows 10 feature called Wi-Fi Sense, which shares Wi-Fi passwords with contacts, by default.

The Pros & Cons Of Windows 10 Sharing Your WiFi Passwords With ...
Jul 29, 2015 - The Pros & Cons Of Windows 10 Sharing Your WiFi Passwords With Your ... The feature, dubbed Wi-Fi Sense, shares an encrypted version of a ...

Stop Windows 10 from automatically sharing your Wi-Fi with others ...
Jul 30, 2015 - A bit of history: Wi-Fi Sense isn't actually new; it's been a feature in Windows Phone 8.1 for a year now. However, Windows 10 will finally bring it ...

Microsoft to Remove Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense Password Sharing ...
May 11, 2016 - The feature if enabled within Wi-Fi Sense let users share Wi-Fi passwords with their contacts.

Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense security warning over automatically shared ...
Jul 1, 2015 - Microsoft has dropped a major security clanger with a new feature in Windows 10 that has been pinpointed as a glaring security hole - less than ...

Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense Explained: How to disable WiFi Sense ...
Mar 6, 2016 - This article covers Windows 10 WiFi Sense Explained: How to disable WiFi Sense password sharing. Just one day after Microsoft released its ...

Windows 10 May Share Your Wi-Fi Password with Facebook
Jul 30, 2015 - Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense is meant to get your friends on your Wi-Fi network, but it's actually a dangerous over-sharer.

How to Deactivate Wi-Fi Sense on Windows 10 Devices - TechRaptor
Jul 9, 2015 - We help you understand what Wi-Fi Sense on Windows 10 platforms is and help you turn it off if you don't want it enabled.

Solved Windows 10 WiFi sense... - Windows 10 Forums
Mar 3, 2016 - First, a bit of anti-scaremongering. Despite what you may have read elsewhere, you should not be mortally afraid of Wi-Fi Sense. By default, it ...

Windows 10 Download: How to Turn Off Wi-Fi Sense Password Share
Windows 10's new feature, Wi-Fi Sense, is making many people anxious because of its possible security risk.

How to Disable this Controversial Windows 10 Wi-Fi Feature - Lincoln ...
Aug 3, 2015 - Now included in Microsoft's new Windows 10 is Wi-Fi Sense, a new feature that allows you to automatically log your friends and family onto ...

Windows 10 - How to Turn off Wi-Fi Sense - Ccm.net
You have upgraded to Windows 10 and since then you have noticed that your PC automatically connects to random Wi-Fi networks? There's nothing to worry ...

Windows 10 is Removing Controversial Wi-Fi Sense | Digital Care
Jun 15, 2016 - If you've already downloaded your free Windows 10 upgrade, get ready to celebrate the one year anniversary with the Anniversary Update.

Heads Up On Windows 10 Wi-Fi Sense - SmallNetBuilder
Jul 30, 2015 - Either way, you now know what Windows 10 is up to when it comes to your Wi-Fi network. For the details on how to configure Wi-Fi Sense, ...

Wifi-Sense Reg Keys : sysadmin - Reddit
Aug 8, 2015 - I'm not sure if anyone has posted something about this yet but, I did some digging into the Wifi-Sense nonsense in Windows 10 and found the...

Windows 10 - Microsoft will drop Wi-Fi Sense in Anniversary Update ...
May 12, 2016 - MICROSOFT is about to ditch its controversial Wi-Fi Sense feature, which lets you ... Windows 10: Microsoft will FINALLY stop sharing your wifi ...

Use Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 to Share Trusted Networks With ...
One of the settings added to Windows 10 is Wi-Fi Sense. Wi-Fi Sense allows you to share stored Wi-Fi settings to family and friends who share a network with ...

Windows 10 can share your Wi-Fi password with your Facebook ...
Jul 3, 2015 - Microsoft's Wi-Fi Sense feature—already in operation on Windows Phones and coming to Windows 10 upon its debut later this year—is aimed ...

Windows 10 FUD Fades Fast - TechNewsWorld
Aug 14, 2015 - Complaints about Windows 10 keep rolling in, but so far none ... to make sense to some early adopters was Windows 10's Wi-Fi Sense feature.

The Emperor's Proclamations: Wi-Fi Sense: How Microsoft Has ...
Jun 30, 2015 - Originally debuted in smartphones running Windows Phone 8.1, Wi-Fi Sense is a standard feature of the upcoming Windows 10 operating ...

Windows 10: Microsoft assumes consent to share your Wi-Fi
Aug 3, 2015 - Windows 10: Microsoft assumes your consent in sharing your Wi-Fi, even if you ... Extract from Microsoft's Windows 10 FAQ on Wi-Fi Sense.

Microsoft's latest Windows 10 Mobile build kills WiFi Sense on ...
May 17, 2016 - MICROSOFT HAS RELEASED Windows 10 Mobile Preview Build 14342, which removes WiFi Sense from smartphones just a week after it was ...

How to disable Wi-Fi Sense on Windows 10 - Hacking Tutorials
Aug 15, 2015 - Windows 10 has a new feature called Wi-Fi Sense that will share your Wifi password automatically with your contacts (Outlook, Skype and ...