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Keep your internet routers up-to-date

If you use your own router, it’s important to ensure it’s a recent model and has the latest firmware. By looking up the model number, you can determine if it is compatible with specific security protocols and also find its default IP address. By entering the latter in your browser, you can check its firmware […]

Update your router’s firmware

Outdated internet router firmware is a major security risk. Unfortunately, many people aren’t aware of this issue because they don’t do much with their routers unless they have issues with their internet connections. Take a look at your router to find its IP address, which you can enter into your web browser. From there, you […]

Throw out end-of-life IoT devices

The Internet of Things includes a wide variety of networked devices like cameras and thermostats. Unfortunately, many of them run software and firmware with known exploits that will never be patched. It’s usually best to throw them out and get newer, safer replacements.