Tag: routers

Router malware: How to tell if your router is infected

Your router stands between your devices and the internet, which makes it an appealing target for hackers. Routers can be attacked and infected with malware, putting your whole network in danger. Here’s how to tell if your router has viruses and what to do if it does. Contents How can a router get a virus?…
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September 19, 2023 0

What is MU-MIMO, and why is it important?

MU-MIMO stands for “multi-user, multiple input, multiple output” and it is the technology that allows all your wireless devices to use Wi-Fi at the same time without slowing each other down too much. Let’s get into more detail on how MU-MIMO works, what benefits it offers, and whether it’s available on your Wi-Fi router. Contents…
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August 29, 2023 0

SSID broadcast: How to enable and disable it

Broadcasting the SSID means displaying your network as available for nearby users trying to connect their devices to a wireless network. Enabling or disabling SSID broadcasting has its pros and cons when it comes to Wi-Fi security. You can disable your SSID broadcast if you don’t want random internet users and their devices attempting to…
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August 7, 2023 0