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MyCyberHome is an all-in-one mobile security and privacy app for a safer digital life.
MyCyberHome will help you secure:
• Your mobile device by checking its common security settings;
• Your online browsing by blocking Internet traffic to malicious web sites;
• Your passwords and confidential data with its secured encrypted vault;
• Your home wifi network by scanning all your other connected devices (printer, speakers, TV, etc.) and identifying potential threats and vulnerabilities;
• Your online identity by monitoring online breaches involving your email addresses and social media accounts;
• Your privacy by creating private email aliases to help you hide your email and stay anonymous online.
Last updated 12 Nov 2021
Published 17 Nov 2021
Here are a few rather alarming facts for you. In the US this year, the number of data breaches on our phone and computer systems has gone through the roof. Figures released at the end of September show that, at that point, there had been 17% more breaches than in the whole of 2020. In fact, the 3rd quarter of 2021 has seen more data compromised victims than the first two quarters combined. It's reckoned that a cyber attack or a hack happens about every 39 seconds in the US and that equates to about 2,244 every day. That figure is expected to rise to every 11 seconds in the near future.
Scared yet? Well, there's more. Ransomware attacks have doubled, 800,000 people are hacked each year, 30,000 websites and 160,000 Facebook accounts are hacked daily in the US and there's a 37% chance of your being hacked next year. Cyber crime is expected to exceed USD$6 trillion dollars by the end of the year and that figure has doubled in the last six years.
So, I think it's safe to assume that there's never been a better time to improve our online security. However, we don't have to call in the army to protect us just yet. There are some simple things that we can do to ensure the safety of our online presence. MyCyberHome is an all-in-one mobile security and privacy app for iOS that...