Hotspot Shield

A newer version of Hotspot Shield is available.

Or, Learn More About Hotspot Shield
CNET Editors' Rating 2.5 stars

Average

Average User Rating stars

out of 646 user reviews

Back to product review

Full user review

  • 4.0 stars

    "Great Privacy Protection"

    August 30, 2011  |   By johnson.md

    Pros

    Hotspot Shield works great. For the most part, you never notice any difference when using.

    Cons

    One website would not allow use of Hotspot Shield when entering information. Terminated Hotspot Shield and entered information without a problem. Otherwise, I would have rated it as 5 stars.

    Summary

    Use for sure when using public hot spots from a hotel or coffee shop.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

Submit your reply

Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

cancel

Add Your Review

Log in or create an account to post a review.
You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Hotspot Shield 2.04
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

E-mail this review

Submit cancel

Report offensive content

If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET's Site Terms of Use, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the comment). Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed.

Select type of offense:

Offensive: Sexually explicit or offensive language
Spam: Advertisements or commercial links
Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other users
Illegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal content
Submit cancel

Error

close

ERROR MESSAGE

If you think this is an error, please contact CNET TechTracker Support for further assistance.

Ok

Running Request

close

loading

Smart Install Software

close

CNET TechTracker will now automatically install software without requiring further action by you. (Note: This feature automatically accepts associated EULAs and third party applications on your behalf.)

You have selected the following software to Smart Install:

CNET TechTracker will attempt to install this software without interrupting you again. If an application requires manual installation, CNET TechTracker will download the installer and prompt you to take further action.

Proceed with Smart Install?

Confirm Standard Install Cancel