Designing a cyber secure home is not hard, but does require a little attention and some work.
“Passwords are like underwear: make them personal, make them exotic, and change them on a regular basis.” – Chris Pirillo–Frank SMS – Cybersecurity Quotes That’ll Make You Laugh, Ponder, and Feel More Protected Just by Reading Them
Remain Diligent for a Cyber Secure Home
Cyber attackers are aware that the easiest way to obtain anything is to simply request it. In this capacity, good sense is the greatest protection. If an e-mail or call appears odd, suspect, or sounds too good, it might be an attack. So, as we state in the info-graphic, be diligent when designing a cyber secure home!
You likely have a massive amount of accounts on the internet, devices, and computers. In the above info-graphic we share some significant actions for safeguarding them.
A wireless router (also called a Wi-Fi router or Wi-Fi Access point) is a physical device that controls who can connect to your Wireless network at home. In the graphic, we point out ways to mitigate risk to it and your devices connected to it.
It does not make a difference how secure you are, eventually, you may be hacked. Our graphic shares some tips for if this happens to you.
Conclusion of a Cyber Secure Home
In the graphic above, we shared some actions to safeguard any device connected to your network at home or small office.
On IoT and privacy:
“How many IoT devices exist, with how many computing devices do they share data? How many others have access to that data and what decisions are being made with this data? No one really knows. We just don’t know.”— Rebecca Herold, The Privacy Professor, at SecureWorld Atlanta – Secure World Expo – Top 20 Cybersecurity Quotes You Need to Hear
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