Airtel Broadband Offers Secure Internet At Rs 99/Month: How Will It Work?
Airtel Xstream Fiber has now come up with a solution for safe usage of the internet and also to keep unwanted content and sites at bay.
How will Airtel provide ‘secure internet’? Read on to find out!
Airtel Xstream Fiber Offers ‘Secure Internet’ Feature To Filter Unwanted Content
The cyber threats are on a rise now that the majority of people are dependent on the internet to get their work done. The COVID-19 virus has confined us to our homes and working from home policy requires an increased usage of the internet. Data compiled by the CERT-In has shown that there is a 300% spike in cyber attacks in India during 2020, which is when the COVID-19 virus first showed up.
As per the sixth annual Norton Cyber Safety Insights report, around 59% of people in India have been targeted by cyber criminals last year and this only includes adults.
Airtel’s Xstream Fiber is launching the ‘secure internet’ feature to help people deal with content filtering.
The ‘Secure Internet’ feature is an online service launched by Airtel which blocks malware (including viruses), high-risk websites and apps in real-time. For this, the feature employs Airtel’s network security apparatus for complete devices that are connected to the Airtel Xstream Fiber through the Wi-Fi.
Airtel Xstream Fiber’s ‘Secure Internet’: How Does It Work?
This feature also offers multiple security modes for the various different needs of customers, such as working remotely or online classes. There is a Child Mode and Study Mode also available, which blocks websites and applications that display adult/graphic content or unwanted content inappropriate for children. This is a protetcion that is required on a high priority so that our children are not exposed.
As per reports, this feature has been made available by Airtel Xstream Fiber for its customers for a monthly subscription of Rs. 99. This subscription also comes with a complimentary trial of the service after which it will be charged.
You can also activate or deactivate the service through the Airtel Thanks app.