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WiFi network security

How Securifi tested its IoT Security Solution

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 more...

WiFi signal

Boosting WiFi – How and Why you Should Test Your WiFi Signal

Poor WiFi coverage in some parts of a home is a common problem, but thankfully one that can usually be solved. You can boost WiFi signal with a number of free methods and, if necessary, also by getting an additional or a different device. WiFi router technology, router placement, and...

best ISP

How to Choose the Best ISP and Internet Package

Internet access is a significant monthly expense and you may be paying more than you need to – as well as, not receiving the best possible service or speed. Everyone’s Internet needs are also very different. Your surfing habits may mean you are paying for speeds you don’t need, or your...

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...