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It’s a dangerous world online. Crooks can steal your credit card details, even your identity. Kids are especially vulnerable when surfing the web. And you don’t always know what your kids are doing online. The Firewalla Wifi Watchdog can help. For even more security take a look at our best VPN list. For a true “watchdog” service, take a look at our review of the Q1 smart pet feeder too.
It’s not as if you can stand over your kids and watch everything they do online. You need a second set of eyes to help you keep tabs on them. This is more or less what the new Firewalla Blue does. It keeps an eye on your kids’ devices along with all internet-connected smart appliances, doorbells, lightbulbs, and whatever else you have in your home. And don’t forget about our security reviews too. So now, you won’t have to worry about them buying random things off the internet, like the labyrinth aquarium.
This simple looking little cube detects and blocks any hacking attempts, as well as inappropriate or dangerous sites. It can even send you an alert if your child is gaming or streaming videos when they should be doing other things like homework. It will also let you block social media sites so that you can have more quality family time.
Firewalla will also create a VPN so you can access your home network safely from anywhere. This little box provides a whole lot of security for any busy family. And since it can also block social media, it brings families together.
Those are already some great features, but it is also very simple to use. All you have to do is plug it into your router. It’s this simplicity that makes it revolutionary for cyber security. Let’s face it, most families don’t know much about making their online lives secure. This little device takes the guesswork out of it and just makes computer security happen.
Firewalla comes in two versions. Firewalla Red is optimized for affordability and is ideal for families and SOHO users. Firewalla Blue is streamlined for power and speed, for pro and business users.
Now you can put your mind at ease. You won’t have to worry about your baby camera or your phone getting hacked. Firewalla will prevent and alert you to threats, allow you to set up parental controls and know kid’s activities online, block ads and much more. Best of all it is easy to use. Once you plug it in, you will be able to see and manage all network devices and their actions.
It’s easy to see why users are falling in love with this tiny box that holds a world of security. Check out our computer security reviews for more great gadgets. Gadget Review adds new reviews and news every day.