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8 tips to tighten up your work‑from‑home network

Date 09 Oct 2020
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Posted By Brittany Day
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Learn how to secure your work-from-home network and protect your privacy in eight simple steps.

 

Earlier this week, we published an article headlined “If you connect it, protect it.”

The TL;DR version of that article is, of course, exactly the same as the headline: if you connect it, protect it.

Every time you hook up a poorly-protected device to your network, you run the risk that crooks will find it, probe it, attack it, exploit it and – if things end badly – use it as a toehold to dig into your digital life.

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