The computer market has experienced an insane 34% increase in 2020 because of a massive number of workers under a “work at home” mandate.
Working at home can be challenging because of the lack of human interactions and distractions, but it has also vastly increased the “attack surface” for potential corporate hacking.
Allpriv’s LPS (Laptop Pocket Server) Enterprise Home Office Edition provides a security device that aims to protect the internet connection and also other vectors such as the USB ports, with minimal knowledge and interaction from the user.
An Attack surface designates the aggregate potential entry points for hackers/attackers. For example, if 1000 employees go to the office and use their computers inside the corporate network. A hacker would need to breach the premises or the corporate network, both of which are defended by IT professionals.
When an employee works remotely either from a public café, airport, or home, the network is less safe. The laptop might be more accessible from the public internet (unfiltered) and even physically accessible.
The Allpriv Laptop Personal Shield is essentially a small security computer server that connects to the user’s laptop. Once connected and powered up, it will surveil things such as USB ports and the internet connection.
“THE ALLPRIV LAPTOP PERSONAL SHIELD IS ESSENTIALLY A SMALL SECURITY COMPUTER SERVER”
For example, it can ensure that Internet Packets are not routed through strange routes to be potentially intercepted for later processing. It can also verify that the internet access goes