Avira drives IoT security for the smart home with TP-Link’s new HomeCare™ Pro for routers

Avira drives IoT security for the smart home with TP-Link’s new HomeCare™ Pro for routers

Avira is pleased to be driving TP-Link’s new HomeCare™ Pro, the security platform launched at CES. This new combination of TP-Link’s router experience with Avira’s security expertise lets consumers easily ensure the privacy and security of their smart homes. Smart...
Reclaim your Security, Privacy and Freedom

Reclaim your Security, Privacy and Freedom

Have you ever heard of Kevin Mitnick? He was a notorious hacker who used to be on the US government’s “Most Wanted” list. He served five years in prison for computer fraud. But since his release, he has built a career working as a security consultant. Today he is a...
Getting smarter: IoT devices get some security standards

Getting smarter: IoT devices get some security standards

It looks like consumer smart devices might be getting a baseline set of standards, thanks to some collaboration between a UK government agency, a European Standards Organization, an industry association – and probably help from barrels and barrels of coffee. About...
How to secure your wireless connection in 8 steps

How to secure your wireless connection in 8 steps

Hardening your wireless network is always a good idea. It stops others from ‘leeching’ your Wi-Fi and also deters potential hackers. It’s also straightforward, doesn’t require technical knowledge and can be done in minutes. Read on for a few tips. A few years back...
Simple steps to protect your home network

Simple steps to protect your home network

If you’ve got one or two computers in your house, a Wi-Fi network and a smart device such as a TV, you’ve got a home network that needs protection. Unless you’ve checked each device and the wireless router and ensured the smart device has a strong password, you never...