Keeping Your Security Account Secure

Forest Tips To Help Prevent Security Account Tampering

 

The Forest/Alarm.com App invests heavily in the reliability of its services and protection of user data. Your information is protected through a unique username and password, and certain sensitive communications are protected  through server authentication and secure connections.

Here are a few tips to help you prevent account tampering or hacking as well as to strengthen your overall security:

Enable Two Factor Authentication

Two Factor Authentication is a security measure for an account that requires the entry of an additional code and offers an extra layer of security. Learn more.

 

Create a Strong Password

Customers should create unique and long passwords that include a combination of numbers, symbols, and both upper and lower case letters. They also should not use personal information or reuse the same passwords on multiple accounts. Encourage regular password updates to keep systems secure and safe.

 

Set Up Alerts for Suspicious Activity

Have customers set up an Unexpected Activity Alert to be aware of unusual activity in their home or business. Learn how to set one up now.