The security of your home and property is very important. Technology is rapidly changing and hence threat to the security of your home is also increasing.
Despite having so much of security system, there always exits an element of hack and therefore one has to constantly ask whether the available wireless security that you have with you is good enough?
What is wireless system of home security?
This is a kind of security system, where no wiring installation is necessary in order to monitor the security of your home and only sensors are used for communicating with the system.
The main control system exists somewhere else and these sensors and transducers constantly send its signals to main control system.
Wireless security system provides a lot of convenience as it can enable security 24/7 remotely and it is quite easy to install without causing any damage to your building structure.
Whether wireless security is a safe system?
Both wired as well as wireless system has got pros and cons and one of the important cons about this wireless system is that it involves radio waves and as a result this system can be always hacked.
How can you prevent hacking?
Following are few ways you can prevent hacking of your wireless system.
- Create a safe password
Like you must create a very strong and effective password for all your online systems, in the similar way you also need to protect your wi-fi system. Make sure that you use different security codes for different steps so that one cannot easily guess it.
You must share your passwords with only chosen few members of the house, whom you can completely trust.
- Have effective encryption
For few wireless networks, data encryption may be needed which a cyber security measure is taken by using certain coded signals, which only few authorized devices can decode.
It is essential that your wi-fi router as well as all other devices of your network must have suitable encryption enabled in order to protect your data.
- Safety of all the devices
There are a number of sensors used in the doors and windows of the home which is necessary to be protected and concealed so that it cannot be easily noticed by anyone.
In addition to all the above you should not forget about the basic security measures like closing your doors and windows as well.