The Cybersecurity Issues of Work-From-Home

January 10, 2021

Hsinchu, Taiwan – January 10, 2021 – The coronavirus has been quickly spread out the world. The lockdown measures are implemented for COVID-19, many companies have their employees to work from home.

According to the government statistics of Germany, the proportion of employees working from home has increased from 12% to 25% during COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, the German government has granted an Act of tax rebate to protect workers’ rights to work from home that would allow employees working from home to reduce their annual tax bill by €5 per working day, up to a maximum amount of €600 per year. During the epidemic, the German government used tax-cut in order to solve the economic setback caused by the epidemic so as to reduce the financial pressure on enterprises. On the other hand, it can reduce the risk of epidemic spread and achieve a win-win situation.

If the epidemic continues to spread, most of companies are forced to be prepared for the trend of work-from-home. What people will face is how to ensure network and information secured on the IoT devices, according issues of confidential information and privacy leaking.

Lionic provides a cybersecurity security product, Pico-UTM, suitable for small business, SOHO and home office. It helps to prevent against virus or kinds of ransomwares. Its aim is purifying and securing your networks.

 

Reference: El 'home office' ha llegado a Alemania para quedarse: 600 euros al año por teletrabajar

 

 

 

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Lionic Corporation is a worldwide provider of innovative Deep Packet Inspection solutions. The technologies of Lionic include the complete DPI-based software engine and related management software which offer the Security Solutions that addresses anti-virus, anti-intrusion, anti-webthreat; and the Content Management Solutions that addresses application identification, device identification, application based QoS, web content filtering, parental control.

Lionic's security and content management solutions, cloud-based scan services and signature subscription service are widely deployed in the world already. They help service providers, network appliance manufacturers, semiconductor companies, etc. to enable the next generation of business routers, residential gateways, SD WAN edges and cloud gateways, advanced firewalls, UTMs, Smart NICs and mobile devices. Those products powered by Lionic provide better network management and protect the world’s networks from an ever increasing level of security threats.