Cybersecurity Tips for Working at Home

Just a little help from the PinHawk Law Technology Digest for the many workers and students who are suddenly finding themselves working at home. There are advantage and disadvantages; being home with kids is a little of both. But definitely one challenge is not having IT staff on site. Here are some tips to keep you and your business secure.

  • Use a Virtual Private Network (VPN).
  • Make Sure Your Home Router WiFi and Firewall passwords are Not Default.
  • Access and view information in private.
  • Update your personal computer.
  • Separate personal from work.
  • Unplug all home listening devices.
  • Encrypt the Startup Disk.

Get the details from PinHawk Law Technology Digest.

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Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (, hosts a radio show on MN music (, supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota ( and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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