We do all the heavy lifting for you… behind the scenes we filter every request from all of your devices such as phones, laptops, tablets and TVs through our DNS Firewalls to make sure that no unwanted content reaches you. And we do it quickly, using Safe Surfer can actually speed up your internet browsing too.
Can I restrict Facebook, twitter, tumblr and other social media platforms?
Yes, If you are using Lifeguard then simply manage your devices and choose per-device social media categories to apply.
For families using DIY Modem settings, then you will need to log onto your control panel and set the basic policies Note: You will need to set Safe Surfer as your home page to ensure your IP address is kept up-to-date in our systems.
Will Safe Surfer block stuff it’s not supposed to? Or slow my internet connection?
No. Safe Surfer does not interfere with your internet speeds. We use intelligent firewalls with sufficient throughput to ensure your internet speed is unaffected.
Do I still need anti-virus software if Safe Surfer is ‘switched on’?
Yes. We recommend all devices have up to date security software installed. Safe Surfer will also provide an extra line of defense by blocking: