1. Best security tools for your home office: Firewalls
Firewalls are essential for securing a home office, preventing user access to and from private networks. What’s more, it can block hackers, worms and viruses reaching your computer.
Windows Firewall is a great free firewall and one Windows users are probably familiar with. It enables users to choose which features suit their needs, including IPsec and packet filtering that can prevent information loss, computer crashes and password theft.
ZoneAlarm 2017’s Pro Firewall is paid software enabling up to 3 PCs. The software includes a two-way firewall, online backup and an advanced firewall which monitors incoming and outgoing communications blocking hackers, trackers and spyware.