Category Archives: Home Security

There Are Many Ways To Backup Computer – Are You Doing Them?

Most of us don’t think there’ s anything to worry about as far as the safety of our data is concerned. But there’s rarely a more rude awakening than waking up one morning to find that all of our precious music collections, scanned family photos and other valuable information is now inaccessible. What’s even more … Continue reading →

Posted in: Home Security Talks Firewall Options

Finding a web host also often means knowing what kind of firewall options are available. Usually, there are four types. These are packet filtering and proxy firewalls, application gateways, circuit level gateways and stateful inspection firewalls. The packet filtering and proxy option offers record keeping of IPs and the proxy option acts more like a … Continue reading →

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What Will Information Security Leaks Do For The Stocks Of Internet Service Providers In My Area?

Another day, another report of the National Security Agency, and its information-leaking activity. It seems we can’t go one news cycle without hearing something about the now-notorious Edward Snowden and how much of our information is actually being gathered and examined. But while the entire picture has many deleting their online accounts in fear, those … Continue reading →

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Understanding the Criminal Threat in Relation to Your Ability to Secure Your Home

There are quite a few reasons why homeowners do not take the necessary steps to safeguard and secure their home. One reason is they really do not fully recognize the threat certain criminals present. In truth, they have no idea what type of criminal they may be dealing with. Those that have done any cursory … Continue reading →

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Home Security Audits Can Reveal Major Security Flaws

Houston is a big city and it can sometimes present more than a few big city problems such as burglaries and break-ins. Many homes are broken into merely because the homeowner was not completely aware of the security flaws within the home. Had such flaws been pointed out, the homeowner likely would have taken the … Continue reading →

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ADT Security Systems Reviews Reveal What Customers are Thinking

There are quite a number of reviews online that note both the positive and the negative associated with ADT security. You may have noticed there are quite a number of signs on people’s front lawns showing they subscribe to this service. While this would be an indication of the popularity of the service, it would … Continue reading →

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Home Security Systems Keep Intruders Out

There will always be controversy surrounding the use of firearms for self-defense. Regardless of where one stands on the issue, no one would want to see a serious situation develop in the home leading to a homeowner having to confront an intruder. To avoid such a scenario, many will purchase a firearm to protect their … Continue reading →

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The Serious Nature of Home Invasions

There are quite a number of extremely serious scenarios that can develop when the security of a home is breached. Among the least troubling would be a run of the mill burglary. While a major crime, burglary is a crime against property. Your home is broken into and property is either stolen, damaged or both. … Continue reading →

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