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unprotected

adjective
     
un‧pro‧tect‧ed
1 not protected against possible harm or damage:
Thieves often target unprotected vehicles.
Part-time workers are unprotected by this law.
2 unprotected machines are not covered and could injure someone:
Machinery was often unprotected and accidents were frequent.
3

unprotected sex

sex without using a condom

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