McAfee® Secure Home Platform.

Connected and protected?
That’s smart.

 
McAfee Secure Home Platform is smart security for your home network.
It automatically secures your connected devices through a router with McAfee protection.

Built-in Protection for Your Connected Devices

Why you need McAfee
Secure Home Platform.

 
From thermostats to gaming systems, smart devices make our lives easier—and more fun. But most devices aren't built to be secure. Anything that connects to the Internet can also connect you to online threats. That's why smart security is more important than ever.

Secure Home Platform provides automatic protection for your entire home network. The router protects all your connected devices—even those without a display.‡ All controlled by an easy‑to‑use mobile app.

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Easy-to-Use Features


Advanced Network Controls

 
Hide your devices from hackers by utilizing advanced network controls
—lock down your router and all outside network access.

Malicious Site Blocking

 
Check every connection to the Internet from every device,
and block connections to bad websites—before your
network is compromised.

Parental Controls

 
Make the web safer for your kids: set rules for specific websites,
block inappropriate content, create time limits, and pause Wi-Fi access.

Voice-Based Controls

 
Control your network with voice commands and
get audible alerts using popular voice assistants.†

Away Mode

 
Prevent selected devices on your network from connecting to
internet while you are away from home thus providing
enhanced protection from being hacked into.

IoT Anomaly and Botnet Detection

 
Detect Internet of Things (IoT) device behavior, find anomalies in
real time, and block suspicious connections.

McAfee Global Threat Intelligence

 
Secure Home Platform is powered by McAfee Global Threat Intelligence (GTI)—an ever-expanding cybersecurity service that identifies and blocks emerging threats. McAfee GTI uses artificial intelligence for always-on service, and its cloud-integrated database contains more than 25 years of threat data.

Smartphone, Smart Control

 
Monitor and control your entire home network via smartphone, anywhere you go. One simple-to-manage app does it all.

 

How can I get Secure Home Platform?

 
Secure Home Platform is currently available on routers from industry leaders D-Link.

McAfee is working with an ever-increasing list of router manufacturers and network operators / Internet service providers. Our partners are integrating Secure Home Platform into their routers so you can get automatic home network protection.

Awards and Recognition

"If you have a smart home full of devices, one thing is for sure—at some point some of those devices will come under attack from the Internet. This Wi-Fi router can help protect your entire house."
 
– Martyn Williams, TechHive
"ARRIS's new Secure Home Gateway portfolio embodies our commitment to delivering leading broadband and Wi-Fi performance with seamless security for today's connected home."
 
– Sandy Howe, SVP and GM, ARRIS Consumer Products Group
"…consumers are increasingly concerned about online security threats. D-Link teamed up with McAfee and Intel to address these concerns with a powerful, easy to manage, all-in-one solution."
 
– Anny Wei, D-Link President and CEO
"…the big differentiator here is the McAfee Secure Home Platform. This will automatically protect all of the devices connected to the network, and paired with the Intel Home WiFi Chipset WAV500 Series, you'll be getting robust WiFi connectivity throughout your home."
 
– AndroidHeadlines
"The extra security from an industry leader like McAfee is a big draw… keeping your devices and data secure is important today, so having a router like the DIR-2680 will give you a little extra peace of mind."
 
– CNET
"D-Link is joining the trend to help make the home network more secure with the D-Link AC2600 Wi-Fi Router Powered by McAfee… protection extends to everything from smartphones and PCs to connected thermostats and light bulbs."
 
– PCWorld
† Voice commands for Secure Home Platform require both a voice assistant-enabled device and a router from a participating partner with the appropriate skills enabled for Secure Home Platform.

‡ Level of protection varies by device type. Secure Home Platform provides standard protection to all devices connected to your network by blocking them from connecting to suspicious sites. Some devices also have enhanced protection which warns about vulnerabilities and threats specific to that device type.