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WiFi network security

How Securifi tested its IoT Security Solution

Introduction The recent spate of Mirai botnet attacks has brought into sharp focus the vulnerability of many connected home devices. One example of which is the massive DDoS attacks on Internet service company Dyn, which brought down popular websites such as Netflix, Twitter, and the BBC. In total, Mirai infected...

Mirai botnet malware solution

How to Protect your IoT devices against Mirai Botnet Malware

There has been a lot of news and hype around the potential of the Mirai botnet to wreak havoc. Unfortunately, that hype appears to be justified. Besides, the attack that took down the Internet service company, Dyn, and in doing so Netflix, Twitter, the BBC, and many other leading websites...

smart home hub

How to Choose the Right Smart Home Hub

A smart home hub is essential if you want to get the most out of home automation. It enables you to connect together smart devices from different manufacturers and then create automation rules so that these smart devices will do something in response to an event happening on another smart...

router

What’s a Router and What Does it Do?

The router is the black box that sits quietly, but not necessarily invisibly, in your home unobtrusively giving you access to the Internet. Some of you won’t care how it does this, so long as it continues to sit there with its blinking lights serving up your entertainment, but for...