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I will be speaking about Router Security at the O'Reilly Security Conference in New York City at the midtown Hilton Hotel (Sixth Ave and 53rd Street). The conference runs from Oct. 30 to Nov. 1, 2017. I am slated for Nov 1st at 3:50pm in the Sutton South room on the second floor.

 
About this website
Apple Routers - I was no fan, but they are discontinued anyway
Bugs in routers - 3rd most popular page
Change log - an audit log of updates to the site
Checklist of security features in a router. 4th most popular page
Consumer routers - why not to use them
DHCP - after changing router LAN IP address, adjust the DHCP range
Firmware updates - what to look out for when updating router firmware
Firmware self-updating - features to look for and rating some routers
Google WiFi Routers - a.k.a. OnHub
HNAP - Home Network Administration Protocol
Home Page - the most popular page
Introduction to routers
IP addresses - using a unpopular subnet makes you safer
ISP routers - when possible, don't use a router or gateway provided by an ISP
Mesh Routers - thoughts on Eero, Google Wifi, Ubiquiti AmpliFi, Plume, etc
New router - how to set it up securely
Others Gripe on routers - I am not the only one suggesting consumer routers stink
Passwords - change the router password first thing
Pepwave Surf SOHO - I recommend using this router
Perfect world - eh
Router Reviews - not much here, yet
Resources - lots of lists of router related stuff
SSID - suggestions for choosing a good network name
Shodan - still in development ...
Test your router - 2nd most popular page, after the home page
Turn off - Lower your attack surface by turning off these features
What can go wrong - with router security. Hint: a lot
WEP, WPA and WPA2 - about the three options for over-the-air encryption
WPS - Everything you ever wanted to know about Wi-Fi Protected Setup


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