Reasons Why You Should Not Use a Router from Your ISP

Reasons Why You Should Not Use a Router from Your ISP

It is true that most of the times we get the router equipment from our Internet Service Provider and use that for connecting to the web. This is a truly frequent tactic, as it requires no special technical knowledge for the router configuration on your end. In addition, in this way you avoid paying for the router up front and therefore you save some valuable money along the way. Continue reading “Reasons Why You Should Not Use a Router from Your ISP”

How to secure home router

secure your router

Hackers have discovered ways to hack into home routers and modify their configuration. They do this by taking advantage of JavaScript which is built into webpages and logging in as administrators, ultimately altering the router’s DNS settings and assigning DNS servers controlled by attackers. These hacked home routers will then be used as a springboard to perform a number of malicious actions like identity theft and malware attacks. Continue reading “How to secure home router”