Protect your devices

An illustration of things in your home that can be protected, such as a WiFI router and smart IoT devices like a thermostat

Update apps and software

As new security threats develop, publishers of apps, browsers, and operating systems continously elevate their software to combat the latest threats.

Defend against malware

Computer viruses and other malicious software (malware) are designed to disrupt, damage, or gain unauthorized access to devices and networks.

Secure your devices

Small actions make a big difference when it comes to securing your devices and everything on them.

Protect your home 
Wi-Fi network

Your home's Wi-Fi router is the primary entry point for cybercriminals to access your connected devices. So, securing your network will help protect your info and identity.

Secure your smart devices

Speakers, thermostats, security cameras, or fridges that are connected to the internet form what's called the Internet of Things (IoT). While a home with IoT devices makes life more convenient, every connected device introduces a possible security and privacy risk.

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Knowledge is key to protecting your home network and identity.

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