How to keep Wireless Network Security for the Home User?

Router is our daily Internet access to an indispensable network equipment,but the Internet continues to play advertising? Do not kill the virus? Your router may be “black”! Just click on the link, QQ password, chat records, online banking passwords instantly sent to hackers! The reason is that many routers loopholes and back door! How to carry out the corresponding security settings?

First of all, we need to log into the router`s web management interface, here, I demo with TP-LINK router, router, the other interlinked) if we did not modify the router login IP, then for the router, landing address 192.168.1.1, well general default user name and password are admin.

1, the router management page for password changes, after landing router successfully, we choose “system management” settings, and then select the management control”. Enter the password to be set, must be more complex, and can not set up 123456 or so! After the success of the input Click Save, and then the router management page will automatically exit, and then enter the password later set the password to log in

2, modify the router management login IP, after the success of the re landing router, we choose the network parameters settings, and then select the LAN port settings”. And then we modify the default login IP, here, for example, I entered the: 188.156.1.1, we can according to the format to fill out the IP address, and then the subnet mask settings do not modify, and then click save. Then routers save settings and settings to take effect, generally speaking routers need to reboot and settings to take effect, then after we landed the management interface of the router, it is necessary to us to set the IP input, the original IP address of 192.168.1.1 will cannot log into the router management interface, the realization of the network security settings.

3, must be on the WiFi encryption, we choose the “Wireless Settings” settings, and then choose wireless security settings”. Select WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK encryption, enter a complex password below. (the shortest is 8 characters, the longest is 63 ASCII code characters or 16 64 hex characters) do not set 12345678 simple digital password!

4, do not easily reveal the password to others. After giving a password to a stranger should be immediately modified wifi.