Stay Safe from Security Concerns with Tips to Work Safely from Home
Hikvision: Cybersecurity Blogs Offer Insights to Protect You from Vulnerabilities
With many people working from home since the pandemic, security concerns have grown as cybercriminals tried to leverage vulnerabilities. To help you stay safe online, Cybersecurity Insiders provides several recommendations in its article, “Work From Home Safely: 5 Cybersecurity Tips.”
Below are several tips from the article to help you improve cybersecurity when working from home:
- Use a virtual private network (VPN) to connect: Connecting to the internet with your company’s VPN will “ensure that the data you send travels through a secure tunnel.” Learn VPN tips for remote workers in this Hikvision blog.
- Update your router’s default credentials: Your home Wi-Fi router arrives with default settings. Some routers require you to change the credentials during setup. If yours did not, change the router’s credentials immediately. Read more about home router security in this Hikvision blog.
- Implement antivirus software: Antivirus software can help to reduce the risk of hackers infecting your computer with malware such as ransomware. Read this Hikvision blog for more tips to prevent malware.
Read the full list of tips online.
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