When allowing people into your home, you’re giving them access to much more of your life than you may realise.
All connected devices in the home access the internet through a common point, the router. There is an assumption that they are always secure, but in reality this is not always the case.
Many of the popular routers have vulnerabilities. For example, if a hacker can log onto your Wi-Fi network, they can access all Wi-Fi run devices in the home, including smart devices, fire and security systems and monitor your web traffic. And they can do this anytime, 24/7.
You can protect yourself and your family by taking simple steps like changing the default passwords on your smart home devices.
Download the infographic to learn how a typical home network attack can happen and the ways to avoid it.
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