Were you aware that your wireless online access signal can expand outside of your home walls and outside on the roads? Your next door neighbour and anybody parked nearby may open their notebooks and watch your wireless signals.
Wifi Internet Connections Open
Routers and broadband modems have pre-installed user passwords and name known to each hardware and software engineer. A wireless signal is discovered and connected, understanding its IP is extremely simple. Jumping from one IP to another and monitoring its own router only requires a couple of seconds travel wifi. Sitting in 1 town a hacker can pay a visit to another cities modem via your connection. After he gets to the modem, seeing the source code reveals its username and password.
Roaming all over town we discovered many wireless nets joins open without protection enabled with the identical SSID. These are large because of hardware vendors use the exact same SSID to put in your relations.
Sending junk mails via these hacked accounts are a frequent feature recently. The consumer email is real.
Suggestion for securing your system:
1. Change the default username and password of your components
2. Limit network for links
3. Install WEP or WAP password
4. Don’t broadcast SSID
These tips will certainly assist individual users to avoid crime on the net. Hackers looking for open WiFi connections won’t be able to send emails using your account. Any offence committed by these won’t be your own responsibility.