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We’re here to help protect you from a wide variety of cyberthreats so your whole family can surf, stream and share without worry.
Whatever your needs, there’s a full range of solutions that are either included with your services or easily added on.
Cox Security Suite Plus
Help protect your smart devices from viruses, malware, identity theft and more. Your internet plan comes with a free subscription to Cox Security Suite Plus.
Available to Panoramic Wifi subscribers with compatible gateways, Advanced Security protects all your connected devices from cyberthreats, malicious websites, phishing attempts and unknown connections.
Panoramic Wifi app
Take control of your home network. The Panoramic Wifi app* lets you manage your connected devices, pause wifi and block strangers from connecting to the network.
*Available to Panoramic Wifi subscribers
Cox Complete Care
Add Cox Complete Care to call our experts around-the-clock. Get premium remote and in-home support for removing malware and viruses, plus hardware repairs.
Stay on top of your network security with these helpful pointers and how-to guides.
Two-step verification helps secure your account by requiring an extra step to log in to your account and lets you know when someone else attempts to log in. Set up two-step verification today by visiting My Profile.
If you’ve been affected by malware, viruses or other online threats, don’t worry. We’re here to help you.
Adware and spyware removal
Spyware and adware can be installed on your computer in order to market products to you and/or steal your personal information.
Fake anti-virus software removal
Fake anti-virus software can affect your computer’s settings and trick you into buying unnecessary or malicious software. Here’s how to remove it:
If you’re a PC user, go to the Windows Control Panel, choose the Add/Remove icon, then uninstall the fake software. If you’re a Mac user, go to the Applications folder and move the software to the trash.
Using your anti-virus software, run a full system scan in Safe Mode.
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Prices, and/or when applicable, term agreements, may differ from those presented here as a result of customer’s existing account features, such as pricing, bundles, term agreements, or service address. Pricing, packages, and policies are subject to change. Other restrictions may apply.
All Cox Internet plans include 1.25 TB (1280 GB) per month of data usage. Unlimited and 500 GB Additional Data Plans can be added for an additional monthly charge. For data usage in excess of plan, 50 GB blocks of data will be automatically added for $10 each (max overage charge of $100 per month; $30 per month for ConnectAssist). Unused data does not roll over. See Speeds and Data Plans Information for more details on internet service and data plans. See cox.com/datausage for more details on data usage.
Prices, and/or when applicable, term agreements, may differ from those presented here as a result of customer’s existing account features, such as pricing, packages, term agreements, or service address. Pricing, packages, and policies are subject to change. Other restrictions may apply.