With the ubiquity and permanence of technology in our lives, it has become increasingly important for individuals to know how to safeguard their devices and private content. As hackers and scammers become more adept at remotely accessing consumer electronic devices, it has become a common practice to install anti-malware and anti-virus software on computer devices to help detect and eliminate potential threats.
How to Keep Your Information Safe
While there are many reputable companies that provide up-to-date software for detecting these external threats, many of them require periodic subscriptions or required fees in order to use them or to get updates for them. What many users don’t know is that there are a number of reputable companies that provide free software that function in much the same way as a subscription based service would. Such examples include Avast, Panda Security, and Bitdefender that all have very positive reviews from PC Mag and maintain partnerships with companies such as Microsoft and Intel to constantly refine their products.
Another easy and highly recommended step you can take to better secure yourself is to simply input a password for your wireless network in your home or place of business. In doing so you can prevent outside users from using your internet connection for their own use while also making it far more difficult for them to access any of your wireless devices remotely. By taking the appropriate measures to better secure yourself you are taking a big step in furthering the longevity of your products while also maintaining your own privacy.
Keep Your Information Safe with Michigan Rural Internet
With towers all across the state and servicing much of Lower Michigan, FreedomNet Solutions is proud to be the #1 wireless no limits internet service provider in the state. Being a local Internet provider allows us to be in tune with our customers’ needs be able to provide you with the best customer experience possible.
If you are interested and would like to know more information, feel free to fill out a Contact Us form, or call our offices at 866.669.4737 ext. 2 and speak with a sales representative.