Unidentified devices

4 Issues With Unidentified Devices on the Network

Homes are full of connected devices, from laptops and cameras to tablets and cell phones. There is no easy, intelligent way for a home user to know what devices are connected to their LAN gateway. Home users are getting only complicated, hard to process information if they connect to a home router. Unidentified devices bring numerous problems. Network Operators can solve all …

HTTPS everywhere and encrypted DNS will quickly introduce more privacy

Why DNS Blacklisting is not the Best Security Control

DNS blacklisting is still considered one of the main security controls within service catalogs of many security vendors. This approach is inherently reactive, relying on human analysts to respond & validate millions of security events weekly. It is easily circumvented and is becoming ineffective because of increasing encryption of DNS on endpoint devices. Continued privacy concerns and regulations, such as …

Smart homes are left exposed to increasing threats. Who will protect them?

Who should protect smart homes from hacking?

Home users are more connected but less protected than ever before. Growing amount of smart home devices is mostly insecure by design. Criminal hackers already abuse this explosion in connectivity. Who can secure the home networks? Smart homes are more connected Every household today contains multiple connected devices, and the number will increase over the next five years. Gartner predicts …