August 9, 2020

NETGEAR Offers Armor Protection to its Latest Wi-Fi 6 Routers and Mesh Systems

 

NETGEAR, the primary provider of Wi-Fi 6 products, that drives connectivity in today’s smart homes, announced the availability of  NETGEAR Armor™ powered by Bitdefender®, an advanced cyber security solution on Orbi Wi-Fi 6 Mesh Systems and a number of NETGEAR Wi-Fi 6 routers.

NETGEAR Armor™ cybersecurity will protect the connected home and unlimited connected devices from the online cyber-threats. It is a multi-layered cybersecurity solution which is is built into NETGEAR Orbi Mesh Wi-Fi systems and Nighthawk Wi-Fi routers to provide protection to the Internet of Things (IoT) products, the connected TVs, mobile phones, computers, tablets and other devices.

 Marthesh Nagendra, Country Manager India, ME & SAARC, NETGEAR said that the current situation has forced all the organizations and business enterprises to adopt a work-from-home policy. This new policy has increased the risk of cyber-security. Thus, it is very important for every organization to be properly secured. The NETGEAR’s Armor Security will help the organizations and employees reduce the risks of cyber-threats.

NETGEAR Armor protects networks against threats, including trojans, ransomware, rootkits, and spyware,  and also helps block  the fraudulent websites which try to steal financial data.

David Henry, Senior Vice President for Connected Home Products at NETGEAR  said that the world is a highly connected place now. With the increase in connectivity, the potential cyber-threats also increases. In the year 2018, NETGEAR made a strategic decision to help the customers with security by providing them with a world-class network security through their partnership with Bitdefender.  NETGEAR Armor, provides full assurance that the home network and all the connected devices are secured. 

NETGEAR Armor specifications and compatibility:

  • Active Vulnerability Scans : It runs an active vulnerability scan on all the connected devices at our home.
  • Instant Alerts : Issues instant alerts when threats are detected & blocked through NETGEAR Orbi/Nighthawk app.
  • Web Protection provides a safe browsing experience by alerting and blocking the harmful webpages.
  • Anti-theft Protection : Provides full protection incase the devices is lost or stolen for Android and Windows Devices.
  • Bitdefender Security provides on-the-go protection for iOS, MAC, Android & Windows devices.
  • Bitdefender VPN is a new feature which has been included with the Bitdefender Security.  It provides a highly secured browsing. It encrypts the internet connection to keep the online activities private.