AnchorFree’s Hotspot Shield application addresses a market of over 1.6 billion Internet users, in need of secure browsing, privacy, and freedom online. Hotspot Shield secures all Internet communications and web browsing and protects each user’s privacy and identity online. Hotspot Shield is rated as the world’s most popular solution for staying secure in public Wi-Fi hotspots. Hotspot Shield works on desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. On mobile devices Hotspot Shield enables data compression, increasing the amount of data a user has under their mobile data plan and thus saving users money on mobile data. Hotspot Shield also protects users from over 3 million malware threats, phishing sites, and spam. Hotspot Shield is 100% FREE, without any limitations, when you use our advertising supported service, or you can upgrade to our paid Elite product, which has extra security and speed functionality and does not have ads.