Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Security Tips: Default Passwords

After you purchase a router or modem, the first thing you should do is run the install wizard (most do) and change the default login/passwords. Otherwise, you're likely to get into a situation where some piece of malware can either change your routing from either internal or external.

Here's a growing list of defaults, however, in case you've had to manually reset your gadget and can't figure out where to start fixing.

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